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.