Safety is always very important with everything we use on a daily basis. When it come to the electric fly swatter safety it is no different. There are proper ways to use along with right ways to store it. Making it possible to get much more use out of the swatter than if you did not follow the instructions for use and safety. As with anything that involves power and voltage you will need to make sure that were it is kept is out of children’s reach. This will help prevent burns and other accidents that might result if they are allowed to touch or even play with it.
When the device is turned off the electric current is still running through it, it does need time to cool down. When you do activate it give it enough time to actually cool down before touching. If time is not allowed it could result in a burn from the wire mesh. Also you will want to keep it away from flammable objects after it has been activated and turned off. If it does come in contact with these objects it can ignite and burn the object or even start a bigger fire.
As with all power objects you will not want any part of your body or any object that will allow electric current to flow through to make contact at all. This could result in injuries that can be very harmful to your self or to other people around you. The best way to try to helping to prevent this from happening is to allow it to cool down. And then only when it is cooled store the device in an air tight safety container. And if you plan on storing it for a long period of time you might want to remove the batteries. That way you eliminate the possibility of corrosion.
This all could be avoided along with many other things simply by following all the electric fly swatter safety rules. Giving you the ability to have the most effective uses out of the device while still being safe and harmless all at the same time. And not to mention keeping yourself along with others safe at the time of use.