Electric Panels Have High Rate of Electrical Fires
Electrical breaker panels made by THE FEDERAL PACIFIC Company, have a very high rate of electrical fires. These breaker panels are usually located in closets and they were widely used from the 1950’s to the 1980’s. They will be labeled, “FEDERAL PACIFIC”. These breaker panels use a stab lok breaker which can overheat and cause a fire. If you have this panel in your house-you should call an electrician for an inspection and get an estimate on a new replacement panel. Many experts describe these breaker panels as a “fire waiting to happen.” You can get additional information at ismypanelsafe.com.