Electrical Safety: When Lightning Strikes!

Electrical Safety: When Lightning Strikes!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on lightning and how to protect yourself.

Tips include where not to go outdoors if you’re caught in a storm and what not to do if you’re indoors during a storm to help prevent electric shock from lightning strike.

Be cautious when storms arrive and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to SpectrumLocalNews.com, Spectrum News, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and to Monte Montello for the article, When Thunder Roars, go indoors: Lightning Safety Tips.

Electrical Safety: You Can Prevent Fires

Electrical Safety: You Can Prevent Fires

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on ways to prevent fires before they start.

Tips include how to know when something is an electrical hazard, proper use of electrical cords and power strips, electrical circuits and cell phones, plus electrical injury statistics.

When you determine to use electrical components in your home properly, you can go a long way toward preventing fires in your home. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to CapeCodToday.com, Cape Cod Today, Cape Cod Community News and to State Fire Marshal, Peter Ostroskey for the article, State Fire Marshal: May is Electrical Safety Month.

Electrical Safety: Flooding Hazards to Avoid

Electrical Safety: Flooding Hazards to Avoid

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on flooding and how to protect yourself.

Tips include what to do if your home floods, appliance safety, and how to proceed with utilities when your home has been damaged.

Always proceed with caution when it comes to dealing with water and electricity. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Newswire.ca, Cision News and to Electrical Safety Authority for the article, Flooding in Bracebridge and heavy rain forecast across Ontario increased risk of flooding: Water and electricity are a lethal mix.

Electrical Safety: Proceed with Caution on Spring Projects

Electrical Safety: Proceed with Caution on Spring Projects

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on those spring projects that require digging and what you can do to protect yourself.

Tips include how to proceed with outdoor projects so you don’t put yourself in danger and what types of projects are common in the spring.

It’s most important to proceed with caution with any outdoor project; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to KTVZ.com, to KTVZ.com new sources, to Pacific Power, and to Pacific Pwer Director of Safety and Training, Steven Harkin for the article, Pacific Power Spring Advice: Know What’s Below Before You Hoe.

Electrical Safety: When It’s Time to Play Ball

Electrical Safety: When It’s Time to Play Ball

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on being outdoors on the ball field and way you can protect yourself.

Tips include power line safety, especially in preparing for the event, plus electrical maintenance for equipment.

Take care when engaging in activity around power lines and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Globenewswire.com, to Safe Electricity.org, to Energy Education Council and to Molly Hall for the article, Play It Safe at Outdoor Sports Facilities.

Electrical Saftey: When You Dig, Be Prepared!

Electrical Safety: When You Dig, Be Prepared!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on those spring projects that require some digging and how you can protect yourself.

Tips include statistics concerning underground utilities and their dangers, what to do before you dig and where to dig once the lines are marked.

Take care not to just jump into projects without being prepared ahead of time; it could just save your life! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to CrainsDetroit.com, to Crain’s Detroit Business, to Sally Talberg, Chairman of the Michigan Public Service Commission for the article, Smart digging habits take a safety-first approach.

Electrical Safety: Saying Yes to Your Yard

Electrical Safety: Saying Yes to Your Yard

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on yard safety and what you can do to protect yourself this spring.

Tips include safety in the yard with electrical cords, electrical equipment, lawn mowing, and what you should have installed outdoors.

Take care as you gravitate to the outdoors and work in your yard; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to DelcoNewsNetwork.com, Delaware County News Network, and to Liz Ball for the article, Yarding: Now that spring is here, how does your lawn look?

Electrical Safety: Outdoors in the Springtime

Electrical Safety: Outdoors in the Springtime

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on outdoor activities and what you can do to protect yourself.

Tips include outdoor safety with ladders, kites, balloons, power lines and boating.

Awareness is key to keeping yourself out of harm’s way; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) and to PanolaWatchman.com for the article, SWEPCO offers safety tips for DIYers and others heading outdoors this spring.

Electrical Safety: Steps for Fire Prevention

Electrical Safety: Steps for Fire Prevention

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on steps you can take to prevent fires in your home and avoid electrical hazards.

Tips include maintenance of smoke alarms, the importance of electrical inspections, AFCI protection, electrical cord and outlet safety and proper usage.

Awareness of your electrical system and usage are key to fire prevention; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to KilgoreNewsHerald.com, to Kilgore Fire Department and Fire Chief, Johnny Bellows and to ESFI for the article, Electrical Fires and Safety.

Electrical Safety: When Flooding Comes to Your Neighborhood

Electrical Safety: When Flooding Comes to Your Neighborhood

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on stormy weather resulting in flooding and what you can do to keep yourself safe.

Tips include safety with generators, appliances and electronics to help avoid electrical shock if flood waters have affected your home.

Proceed with great caution to avoid electrical hazards when your home has been affected by stormy weather. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TheMonroeTimes.com and to RoAnn Warden of Green County Public Health for the article, Health Department offers safety tips during flooding.