Electrical Safety: Pool Pointers

Electrical Safety: Pool Pointers

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on pools and prevention of electrical shock. Tips include proper use of electrical equipment around swimming pools, maintenance of pool equipment such as GFCIs and pool timers, as well as the proper placement of electrical pool lights. Electricity and water are a lethal combination and you can take action to help prevent receiving electrical shock by following the proper procedures to eliminate water and electricity colliding. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when around pools and using electrical equipment! 

Special Thanks to Wiseaqua and to IPSSA for the video, IPSSA Commercial Poolside Electrical Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Space Heater Tips

Electrical Safety: Space Heater Tips

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on space heaters and the electrical and fire hazard dangers associated with misuse. Tips include proper purchase, placement and use of electrical space heaters and what you can do to prevent overload of circuits that can lead to electrical fires. Please take heed with your use of space heaters to help prevent electrical fires and fatalities. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart with your use of electrical appliances that can make fires!

Special Thanks to Shriners Hospitals for Children-Galveston and to Sr Captain Ruy Lozano for Houston Fire Fighters Burned Children’s Fund, for the video, Fire Safety Tips-Portable Electric Space Heaters. 

Electrical Safety: Power Line Pointers

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Electrical Safety: Power Line Pointers

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on power line safety and working and playing outdoors and how to keep yourself safe. Information shared includes electrocutions statistics and causes of electric shock. Also included are tips for staying safe around power lines including proper ladder use, power line safety when children play outdoors, proper use of electrical products and appliances and what to do if you come across a downed power line. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when outdoors working on your home or playing in the summer sun! 

Special Thanks to BusinessWire.com and to ComEd for the article, ComEd Launches Power Line Safety Awareness Campaign. 

Electrical Safety: Injury to Your Child

Electrical Safety: Injury to Your Child

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety precautions and actions to take if your child has been injured or is being injured by electrical shock. Tips include how to prevent electrical shock through contact with outlets, electrical wires, etc and how you can remove your child from electrical current without being an electric shock victim yourself. Also included are follow up actions to take if your child has been injured to be sure their health issues are addressed. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as parents with young children who need protection! 

Special Thanks to Wate.com, to WATE 6 on Your Side Staff, and to Dr. Heather Edgley for the article/video, What to do if your child has received an electrical shock. 

Electrical Safety: Answer the Questions

Electrical Safety: Answer the Questions

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety game with lots of interesting questions and answers about fire safety and smoke alarms, emergency situations and overall fire prevention. See if you can answer the questions and determined how knowledgeable you are about fire safety and then take action where appropriate. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart to help prevent fires! 

Special Thanks to LaSalle TV Philly for the video, Q & A Fire Prevention Episode-Round 1 “Safety Tips.” 

Electrical Safety: Watch for What’s Hot!

Electrical Safety: Watch for What’s Hot!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical and fire safety information with a special focus on children’s safety around things that are hot. The focus shows how things in your home, in the kitchen, bathroom and living area can be hazards to young kids and how they can protect themselves from burns and fires and alert a grown up if necessary. Areas focus on cooking and small appliances, plus electrical appliances in the bathroom, plus space heaters. This message is an important reminder that kids should stay away from heat sources to help prevent burns and fires. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, Kids and always tell a grown up if you see something dangerous!

Special Thanks to Home Safety Council for the video, Home Safety Council and Code Red Rover: I spot something hot

Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention Focus

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Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention Focus

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on the overload problem that can lead to fires. Tips include proper placement and use of window air conditioning units and what to avoid to prevent overheating. Also mentioned are the proper use of electrical circuits and the importance of a proper fire evacuation plan. Taking the proper precautions and initiating the proper use of electrical devices and electrical-based products can help greatly reduce the issue of what can lead to electrical fires. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner with your use of electricity!

Special Thanks to Lubbockonline.com, to Lucinda Holt of A-J Media and to the Lubbock Fire Rescue for the article, Lubbock Fire Rescue Warns of Electrical Overloads in Homes After 2 Weekend Fires. 

Electrical Safety: When Disaster Strikes!

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Electrical Safety: When Disaster Strikes!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on weather-related disasters and how you can keep yourself safe before, during and after a severe weather event. Tips include statistics in direct connection with lightning strikes, flooding and fires. Safety tips include ways to protect yourself with lightning, proper use of appliances and generators, and electrical flooding issues as well as power line safety. Take action to help prevent disasters from directly impacting your safety. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when disasters strike!

Special Thanks to ESFI.org for the article and infographic, Home Disaster Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Kids’ Cautions

Electrical Safety: Kids’ Cautions

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with special focus on kids’ safety and how they can protect themselves from accidents and injuries with electricity. Tips include how to prevent overloaded outlets and how to protect yourself when electricity is present around water to help prevent electrical shock. With the help parents can provide, kids can stay safe around electricity. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, kids and listen to your parents and ask for help when you need it around electrical stuff!

Special Thanks to SEC.coop, to Southside Electric Cooperative and to Touchstone Energy Cooperatives for the video, For Kids! CFL Charlie and LED Lucy Explain Electrical Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Tips Indoors and Outdoors

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Electrical Safety: Tips Indoors and Outdoors

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on indoor and outdoor hazards for homeowners. Tips include your home’s electrical system maintenance, proper placement and maintenance of electrical cords, proper use of appliances, ways to protect yourself electrically with water present, plus power line safety and yard safety. Take action to avoid electrical fires and electrical shock with proper maintenance and care of use of your electrical goods in your home. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner whether indoors or outdoors!

Special Thanks to PRNewswire.com and to Florida Power and Light Company for the article, Twelve Tips to Keep Your Home Electrically Safe.