A former professional footballer, who played in the same team as England striker Tom Finney, died after his electric blanket
caught fire, an inquest was told.
We've studied the electric blanket
market, and we feel as though our development of this technology is going to allow us to expand the market for these products far beyond what it is today," said Allen Robinson, director of marketing for Perfect Fit.
One electric blanket
tested in Stratford-upon-Avon was so old - dating back to the 1950s - it was given to the St John's Museum in Warwick for a social history display.
Research shows 99% of electric blanket
fires are caused by unsafe blankets more than 10 years old.
Queen- and king-size electric blanket
versions have not only a heating system that senses two sleepers' body temperatures and regulates controls independently and automatically, it lets both snoozers dial one of 22 temperature cycles to control their side of the blanket.
For electric blanket
users, 75 percent of the miscarriages occurred in September through January; for waterbed users, 61 percent; and for nonusers, 44 percent.
Geoffrey Player, the executive chairman of Newton Grace, stated: "Our dominance in the Australian electric blanket
market and our nationally recognized trade name in Australia have been two factors driving our steady profits and sales.
On Monday October 7 and Tuesday October 8 Age UK Coventry is holding free electric blanket
testing for older people at our High Street office in Cathedral Lanes shopping centre, from 9am to 4.
The electric blanket
safety tests are free for all residents aged 50 or over.
Never use hot water bottles in the same bed as an electric blanket
, even if the blanket is switched off.
A TEAM of safety experts have helped a record number of people stay warm and secure this winter, thanks to their electric blanket
checklist More than 5e000 house fires are caused by damaged electric blankets