Electrical Safety: Back to School Directives

Electrical Safety: Back to School Directives

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock prevention and fire prevention tips with a special focus on back to school and how students can stay safe!

Tips include proper usage of outlets and extension cords as well as safety around power lines; also includes what to do if you get into a car accident with power lines involved.

Be aware of electrical hazards and avoid them as you get back to school; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Claremoreprogress.com, to The Claremore Daily Progress and to the Grand River Dam Authority for the article, Electric Safety for the new semester.

When your home or business is in need of electrical service or repair, give Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC a call at 214.697.3134 to make an appointment to get that taken care of! We service the Collin County area of North Texas. We look forward to doing business with you!

Electrical Safety: Outdoor Awareness

Electrical Safety: Outdoor Awareness

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

Tips include power line safety and car safety when power lines are involved.

Awareness is key to your surroundings so you can avoid hazards, so Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to NottinghamMD.com, to Chris Montcalmo, and to Baltimore Gas and Electric for the article, During National Safety Month, BGE reminds residents about natural gas, electrical safety.

Electrical Safety: When Utility Pole and Car Collide

Electrical Safety: When Utility Pole and Car Collide

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on car accidents and utility poles and what you can do to keep yourself and other safe.

Special Thanks to Oakville Hydro for the video, Power line and Car Safety.

Electrical Safety: Outdoor Awareness

Electrical Safety: Outdoor Awareness

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on being outdoors and how you can keep yourself safe from hazards.

Tips include work safety on your property and power line safety and handling tools in the outdoors. Instructions are also given concerning car accidents and power lines.

Awareness is key to safety, so Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when you go outdoors!

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org and to Energy Education Council for the article, General Outdoor Safety: Look Up for Power Lines and Stay Safe.

Electrical Safety: Power Lines and Shock Prevention

Electrical Safety: Power Lines and Shock Prevention

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

Tips include what to do if you see a downed power line, what to do if your car encounters a downed power line and what to do if someone else encounters a downed power line, all with the goal of keeping you from electrical shock.

Always proceed with caution and act as if all is dangerous irregardless of what it looks like; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TapInto.net, TapInto Westfield Staff and to ESFI for the article, Here is What to do if You Encounter Downed Wires.

Electrical Safety: Storms and Their Aftermath

Electrical Safety: Storms and Their Aftermath

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the hazards associated with stormy weather and its aftermath and how you can protect yourself is weather-based scenarios. Tips include safety with downed power lines, car accidents with power lines, portable heater usage, flooding in your home, and generator usage. Always proceed with caution and takes steps to ensure your safety in the aftermath of any storm that causes damage or presents electrical hazards in your home. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during and after stormy weather!

Special Thanks to esasafe.com and Electrical Safety Authority for the article, How to Stay Safe During Stormy Weather. 

 

Electrical Safety: Hazards to Avoid for Fire Fighters

Electrical Safety: Hazards to Avoid for Fire Fighters

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on fire fighters and the dangers they face daily. Several fire fighting scenarios with vehicle accidents or weather related issues are shared and what fire fighters need to do to protect themselves from power line fatalities and accidents. Awareness can be KEY to avoiding electrical hazard pitfalls in the face of the work task ahead. We wish all fire fighters a safe and life-saving job well done with YOUR safety in mind! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart in your workplace! 

Special Thanks to FireChief.com and to Mark van set Feyst for the article, Electric Power Safety for Fire Fighters. 

Electrical Safety: When A Car Accident Wreaks Havoc

Electrical Safety: When A Car Accident Wreaks Havoc

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on car accidents that involve power poles and downed power lines and what you need to do to stay safe whether you’re in the car or are a bystander nearby. Tips include prevention of shock with downed power lines and what you need to do to avoid contact with possible energized situations and how to exit your car if it is dangerous to stay in it. Electrical shock from a downed power line can be fatal thus extreme caution is necessary to safe a life. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when dealing with downed power lines!

Special Thanks to InsideEdison.com, to Paul Netter and ABC7 Eyewitness News for the article, Downed Power Lines: Avoiding An Electrical Accident After a Traffic Collision. 

Electrical Safety: Outdoor and Indoor Hazards

Electrical Safety: Outdoor and Indoor Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on how to prevent electrical fires in the home and electrical shock from damaged electrical wiring. Tips include safety with power lines, both above and below ground, electrical hazards that may be present, proper usage of heaters, and kids’ safety with outlets. It’s all about awareness and knowing what is dangerous and how to use electricity safely and protect yourself and your loved one from electrical hazards. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart both indoors and outdoors!

Special Thanks to NCTV17.com, Alyssa Bochenek, John Flannery, and Karyn Charvat for the article and video report, Electrical Safety Month in Naperville. 

Electrical Safety: Tips with Downed Power Lines

Electrical Safety: Tips with Downed Power Lines

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the dangers of downed power lines and how you can stay safe in any power line situation you may run into. Tips include the hazards associated with downed power lines, especially objects in the perimeter of the immediate area and how far away you should be from the area. Also mentioned are steps to take if you are in a car accident involving a utility pole damaging the wires. There are specific areas that may be energized as the result of story weather as well, so be aware and cautious. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart wherever there are downed power lines and keep your distance!

Special Thanks to Consumers Energy for the video, Safety Tips: Downed Power Lines.