Electrical Safety: Fire Facts for Students

Electrical Safety: Fire Facts for Students

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on students and the possibility of preventing fires in their dorms and how they can protect themselves in the face of fire. Tips include facts about fires and how to respond if there is a fire in their space, proper usage of outlets and electrical cords, the importance of smoke alarms plus cooking tips and other directives for keeping student’s dorm safe and free of fires. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, Students! 

Special Thanks to Orangetownnews.com, to Orange Town News, and to Orange Fire Marshall’s Office for the article, September is “Campus Fire Safety Month.” 

 

Electrical Safety: Student Savvy at Home and on Campus

Electrical Safety: Student Savvy at Home and on Campus

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on students going back to school and how they can protect themselves from electric shock both on campus and at home. Tips include safety with electrical outlets, the protection of GFCIs, proper usage of power strips, cell phones, and extension cords as well as outdoor safety around swimming pools and power lines and where NOT to play to prevent electrical shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, kids, and listen to your parent’s warnings about electrical hazards! 

Special Thanks to WHIO.com and to Dayton Power and Light Company for the article, Talk Safety to Your Kids as They Head Back to School. 

Electrical Safety: On and Off Campus Cautions

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Electrical Safety: On and Off Campus Cautions

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on fire prevention for college students both on and off campus. Included are electrical fire statistics for both on and off campus and electrical safety tips that include proper cooking procedures, proper use of electrical components such as extension cords, outlets and appliances, plus cautions about ways fires can start and how you can prepare yourself to respond in case of fire. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a college student no matter where you live!

Special Thanks to TheWesterlySun.com and to Jane Perkins, Fire Safety Specialist of Rhode Island Firefighters League and Captain of Watch Hill Fire Department, for the article, Ask a Firefighter: College presents particular fire hazards. 

Electrical Safety: Off Campus Fire Tips

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Electrical Safety: Off Campus Fire Tips

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical and fire safety tips with a special focus on students who are off-campus with their housing and the essentials for staying safe in case of fire. Tips include statistics of fire events with college students in off-campus housing. Also included are tips for working smoke alarms, questions to ask about inspections of the home’s systems, and having a fire escape plan so your student is prepared in case of fire, with steps to take in you are dealing with a fire in your housing. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a student in off-campus housing and as a parent to that student! 

Special Thanks to AmericanAlarm.com and to the American Alarm Blogging Team for the article and video, Off Campus Fire Safety Tips. 

Electrical Safety: Dorm Do’s and Don’ts

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Electrical Safety: Dorm Do’s and Don’ts

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on the Dorm Room and your student heading back to school with safety in mind. Tips include proper purchase of electrical appliances and proper use of extension cords, power strips and outlets to help prevent overload that can lead to electrical fires. Also mentioned are questions that can be asked at the college to help bring awareness to the rules and functions of fire safety in the dorm room to help keep everyone safe. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a student and as parents of those students to help prevent electrical shock and fires!

Special Thanks to Safe Electricity.org for the article, Dorm Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Student Tips for Protection

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Electrical Safety: Student Tips for Protection

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on protection for our students as they head back to school! Tips include extension cords safety and proper usage to avoid electrical shock and electrical fires. Also included are cautions with outlets to help prevent electrical shock. Also mentioned are tips for outdoor electrical safety around power stations and with downed power lines so as to prevent electrical shock and event fatalities! A Safety message for our students and their parents to help prevent electrical shock and electrical fires. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as you head back to school, students! 

Special Thanks to GRDA.com and to Grand River Dam Authority for the article, Back to School with Electrical Safety. 

Electrical Safety: For College Students

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips for college students especially in their dorm rooms so they know what could potentially be an electrical hazard and to avoid certain issues with electrical equipment. Included are tips concerning the proper use and placement of extension cords, power strips, appliances and electronics, all with the purpose of preventing electrical shock and electrical fires. Be sure your college student is ready and in full knowledge of what is electrically safe so they are ready for college and can eliminate hazards before they start! 

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org for the article, Teach Students About Electrical Safety Before They Head to College. 

Electrical Safety: Homecoming Campus Party Cautions

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares some electrical safety tips in regards to students and Homecoming and how they can stay electrically safe as they celebrate with their college friends. Included are tips for proper use and placement of extension cords, proper plugging of appliances with outlets and ways to help prevent fires. Also included are electrical warning signs to look out for so you can help circumvent the possibility of fire as you celebrate with your college friends. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a student in this season of Homecoming!

Special Thanks to Safety.blog.nfpa.org, to NFPA Safety Blog and to LisaMarie Sinatra for the article, Revisiting Electrical Fire Safety on Campus. 

Electrical Safety: Follow the School Rules!

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares some electrical safety cautions in regards to school policies in dorm rooms for college students and why it’s important to follow their rules to help prevent fires. Smart and savvy college students will learn the rules of the school regarding electrical safety so they can help eliminate hazards in their dorm rooms, whether it’s how they decorate or how they cook or what they plug into outlets in their rooms for electrical usage. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a college student by following the school rules to help prevent fires! 

Special Thanks to Education.seattlepi.com and to Shelley Frost for the article, A List of Fire Hazards in Dorm Rooms. 

 

Electrical Safety: For Parents and Their College Students

 

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips specifically geared toward parents whose students are off to college and ways they can help ensure their student’s safety while in their dorm rooms and in classes at college. The tips focus on what “to do” and Not “to do” with the purchase, placement, use and maintenance of electrical products such as extension cords, power strips, outlets and appliances. Also included are guidelines and questions to ask of the college standard procedures regarding electrical safety and what to do in case of fire. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a parent of a college student!

Special Thanks to Safeelectricity.org for their post, Dorm Safety.