If you're considering buying a new kettle, look out for those
that offer boil-dry protection. This device will automatically
switch off the kettle if there is not enough water inside. For more
advice on what to consider when buying a kettle, read our buyer's guide.
When filling the kettle, open/remove the lid to fill- don't fill
via the spout. Make sure the lid is fully closed before switching
on and don't open or remove the lid while the kettle is