Before Packing to Head Back to School Check Out these CSA Group Safety Tips for Your Dorm Room

By CSA Group, Special for  USDR

The first day of school is around the corner and CSA Group, a leading standards development organization, and global provider of testing and certification services, is offering some important safety tips for college and university students moving out on their  own.

When heading out on your own for the first time it’s tempting to bring the comforts of home with you. Your dorm room may not be designed for a gourmet kitchen, so before you arrive it’s important to check with your school to see what appliances you can bring and what needs to stay at home. Following these tips for your electrical items can help to make sure they are used safely and help you avoid accidents and  injuries.