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Kids Sleeping with Cell Phone Chargers Can Be a Fire Hazard

“You may want to think twice before using your smartphone or tablet in bed. Though we already know these devices can negatively impact sleeping habits, according to a PSA posted on Facebook by a fire department in New Hampshire, they can also become a safety issue for you and your family.

The Newton Fire Department shared a photo of burned sheets and pillows beside a charger as proof that this could happen to anyone—and it’s a sleeping habit that could be putting children and teens at risk, in particular.”

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