People often ask ‘are solar panels safe?’ Let’s hear from Captain Richard Birt.
Retired fire Captain, Richard Birt is probably the best qualified person to answer this question.
Captain Richard Birt built a career keeping people safe. Along the way, he became a believer in the benefits of solar energy. He built his own home system and today, the 30-year veteran of the Las Vegas Fire & Rescue Department, spends his spare time traveling the world talking to fire departments and helping them understand solar and he advocates for the best solar standards in building codes. Are solar panels safe? Yes, if you use the right technology.