Group Presentations – Free

Birnie HOME SAFE speaks to varying groups and organizations about electrical safety at home or in the workplace. This is a free presentation that will help you stay safe.


All across the GTA our Electrical Service Advisors visit different organizations, like yours, to host an insightful 30- 45 minute presentation titled, Shocking Truths.

Our talk is focused on home-fire prevention, electrical safety and detecting the warning signs of degraded electrical.

We know that 40 per cent of residential fires are electrical in nature and our presentation helps homeowners reduce this number.

The Shocking Truths will focus on the following topics:

  • Common electrical safety issues in the home e.g. degradation, electrical loads with today’s high-tech appliances, DIY hazards etc.;
  • Recognizing key warning signs of electrical hazards in the home;
  • The dos and don’ts of aluminum wiring: how to ensure safety;
  • Surge protection not just for your computer but the entire electric system
  • Common misconceptions about smoke/carbon monoxide alarms.
  • Probus groups
  • Church groups
  • Women’s groups
  • Parent groups
  • School boards
  • Rotary
  • Lions Club
  • Fire Departments
  • City Hall employees
  • Non-profits
  • Students
  • Corporate organizations
  • Health and Safety committees

We speak to groups of all size.

We will go to you, the group or organization, and give our electrical safety talk.

Attendees have often found this presentation thought-provoking and eye-opening. To arrange an electrical safety speaker please fill out the fields below and a representative will get in touch with you.

Request our presentation, Shocking Truths:

Please note existing electrical issues or hazards, in the home, may warrant the need of a full-day electrical inspection with subsequent repairs.