Some of the following information may not
apply to your particular product; however, when
using telephone equipment, basic safety
precautions should always be followed to
reduce the risk of fire, electric shock and injury
to persons, including the following :
1 Read and understand all instructions.
2 Follow all warnings and instructions marked
on the product.
3 Unplug this product from the wall outlet
before cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners
or aerosol cleaners. Use a damp cloth for
4 Telephones should not be used while you
are in a bathtub, shower or pool. Immersion
of the telephone or handset in water could
cause an electrical shock.
5 Slots and openings in the cabinet back or
bottom are provided for ventilation, to
protect it from overheating.These openings
must not be blocked or covered.The
openings should never be blocked by placing
the product on the bed, sofa, rug, or other
similar surface.This product should not be
placed in a built-in installation unless proper
ventilation is provided.
6 This product should be operated only from
the type of power source indicated on the
marking label. If you are not sure of the type
of power supply to your home, consult your
dealer or local power company.
7 Do not allow anything to rest on the power
cord. Do not locate this product where the
cord will be abused by persons walking on
8 Do not overload wall outlets and extension
cords as this can result in the risk of fire or
9 Never push objects of any kind into this
product through cabinet slots as they may
touch dangerous voltage points or short out
Important Safety Instructions
parts that could result in a risk of fire or
electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind
on the product.
10 To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not
disassemble this product, but take it to a
qualified service personnel when service or
repair work is required. Opening or
removing covers may expose you to
dangerous voltages or other risks. Incorrect
reassembly can cause electric shock when
the appliance is subsequently used.
11 Do not expose the product to extreme
temperatures such as areas near a hot
radiator or stove or in a hot car.
12 Do not place lighted candles, cigarettes,
cigars, etc., on the telephone.
13 Never touch uninsulated telephone wires or
terminals unless the telephone line has been
disconnected at the network interface.
14 Never install or modify telephone wiring
during a lightning storm.
15 Never install telephone jacks in wet
locations unless the jack is specifically
designed for wet locations.
16 Use caution when installing or modifying
telephone lines to prevent electrical shock
17 Unplug this product from the wall outlet
and refer servicing to qualified service
personnel under the following conditions:
A When the power supply cord or plug is
damaged or frayed.
B If the product has been exposed to rain or
C If the product does not operate normally by
following the operating instructions.
D If the product's cabinet has been damaged.
E If the product exhibits a distinct change in
18 Avoid using a telephone (other than a
cordless type) during an electrical storm.
There may be a remote risk of electric
shock from lightning.