Electrical safety with The Wiggles

We’ve partnered with The Wiggles to deliver life-saving electrical safety messages for kids and their families.

Although electricity can’t be seen, it can be dangerous, with one in every six serious electrical incidents in Queensland involving children under the age of 15.

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Electricity song

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Electrical safety with The Wiggles

Electricity is used for:

- Lighting

- Heating and cooling

- Medical resources

- Charging devices

- Washing machines

- Cooking

- Electric cars

Electricity although it can’t be seen, it’s very dangerous to touch.

Electricity although it can’t be seen, it’s very dangerous to touch.

A power point you see has electricity, so stay away and don’t touch it.
Then ask a grown-up who can plug it in for you, don’t do it on your own grown-ups will help you.

Now here is some advice, to do with your device if it looks like it’s damaged.
The first thing you should do, is tell a grown-up who can take a look at it to see what’s happening.

Electricity although it can’t be seen, it’s very dangerous to touch.
Electricity although it can’t be seen, it’s very dangerous to touch.

When you go to sleep, you want to sleep in peace, keep your device away from you.
Away from your bed, nowhere near your head. They can get hot and cause a fire.

Don’t get shocked by the power, shocked by the power.
Don’t get shocked by the power, shocked by the power.
Don’t get shocked by the power, shocked by the power.
Don’t get shocked by the power, shocked by the power.

Electricity although it can’t be seen, it’s very dangerous to touch.
Electricity although it can’t be seen, it’s very dangerous to touch.

Further information

Check out our other electrical safety resources to protect your kids from electrical danger.