Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention in the Home

Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention in the Home

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on family and how to prevent fires to avoid unnecessary deaths.

Tips include the importance of smoke alarms, appliance safety, AFCIs, GFCIs, electrical cord safety, and electrical hazards to keep an eye out for.

Do all you can as a parent to keep your kids safe from fire and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TexarkanaGazette.com, Texarkana News, Texarkana Gazette, Karl Richter, Texarkana Texas Fire Depart, Assistant Chief and Fire Marshal, Chris Black and Fire Department Captain, Scott Daniel, David Peavy of Artex Electric and to National Fire Protection Association for the article, Fire safety in spotlight after a local child’s death.

Electrical Safety: A Lesson Learned

Electrical Safety: A Lesson Learned

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock and fire prevention tips with a special focus on lessons we can learn to stay safe.

Tips include electrical cord safety, electrical circuit safety, power line safety and digging safety.

Knowing what to look out for and what Not to do with electrical components can help you stay out of danger; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to SunGazette.com, to Williamsport Sun-Gazeette, and to PPL Electric Utilities for the article, PPL Shares Electrical Safety Lessons.

Electrical Safety: When the Weather Gets Stormy

Electrical Safety: When the Weather Gets Stormy

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on stormy weather and what you can do to protect yourself and your home from hazards.

Tips include generator safety, circuit breaker safety, appliance safety, power line safety and what to do when it’s time to clean up.

Always proceed with caution when it comes to damage caused by storms. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to PropertyCasualty360.com, to ESFI and Brett Brenner and to Danielle Ling for the article and slideshow, 14 Electrical Safety Tips: What to do before, after and during a storm.

Electrical Safety: With Severe Weather

Electrical Safety: With Severe Weather

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

Tips include generator safety and usage, GFCI protection, power line safety and flooding safety.

It pays to be prepared with severe weather; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to PositivelyOsceola.com, Positively Osceola, Kissimmee News, Osceola News and to Kissimmee Utility Authority for the article, During National Electrical Safety Month, KUA offers important electrical tips in preparation for severe weather.

Electrical Safety: Storms and Their Hazards

Electrical Safety: Storms and Their Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on storms and the disasters they can cause and how you can protect yourself before, during and after.

Tips include how to prepare for flooding and electrical surges as well as stay electrically safe when power lines are down. Also mentioned are how to proceed when your home and electrical goods have been damaged in the storm.

Always proceed with caution to Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to ESFI (Electrical Safety Foundation International) for the video, ESFI Consumer Electrical Safety During Disasters.

Electrical Safety: Overload Issues Exposed

Electrical Safety: Overload Issues Exposed

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on the issue of overload and what you can do to prevent fires.

Tips include Electrical hazards to watch out for and how to know when a circuit is overloaded. Also included are appliance, outlet and extension cord safety.

Always proceed with caution and set up your home’s electrical components in such a way that they will not lead to fire. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Signalscv.com, to The Signal, to Matt Fernandez, to Norland Ventura of Nev Electric, to NFPA and to ESFI for the article, Overloaded electrical circuits present fire hazard.

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: Avoiding Winter Hazards

Electrical Safety: Avoiding Winter Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on winter weather and how to stay warm safely this season.

Tips include proper use of extension cords, space heaters, and electrical circuits to help prevent overload on your home’s electrical system.

Take care and be aware of how you’re using your home’s electrical components and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this winter!

Special Thanks to KTVO.com, Amber Draper, Kirksville Fire Department, and Kirksville Fire Department Assistant Chief, Marc Jefferson for the article, Tips to avoid overloading electrical circuits this winter.

Electrical Safety: Beware of Fire Hazards!

Electrical Safety: Beware of Fire Hazards!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on how to prevent fires in the home, what the main causes are, and how you can protect yourself from home fires.

Tips include smoke alarm maintenance and placement, the importance of AFCIs, and what to do in the event of a fire.

Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner to help prevent fires!

Special Thanks to NFPA and ESFI for the video, Look, Listen and Learn-Be aware. Fire Can Happen Anywhere.

Electrical Safety: Keep Your Season Bright without Hazards

Electrical Safety: Keep Your Season Bright without Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating and winter hazards you can avoid. 

Tips include extension cords safety, space heater safety and the importance and protection of ground fault circuit interruptors (GFCIs) and how to test them to be sure they are still protecting you. 

Take care to avoid electrical hazards in your home during the holiday season and make your season bright by Staying Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to Windsorstar.com, to Windsor Star, to Myke Thomas, to  Canada Safety Council and to Danatec for the article, Lighting Safety is a bright idea.