Since electricity is more of a source of ignition rather than a fuel of fire, electrical fires are not classified as Class E Fires. By ensuring that all electrical equipment is being installed properly & also conducting regular maintenance checks are ways to reduce to risk of a fire breaking out. Do be very aware not to use water to extinguish electrical fire and water is a great conductor of electricity. Always shut off the power supply if possible, if not you can use fire extinguishers such as AB dry powder or a CO2 Fire Extinguisher to extinguish an electrical fire.
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