Electrical Safety: Counterfeit Concerns in the Workplace

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Electrical Safety: Counterfeit Concerns in the Workplace

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety word of warning and essential tips with a special focus on eliminating counterfeit electrical components in the workplace. Tips include what markings and branding to look for when purchasing electrical components for your work-related contexts and how to recognize a “too good” price when you see one. Also suggested are tips for where to purchase your electrical component products to be sure they are authentic and meeting the “safe” standards necessary to help prevent overheating, which can lead to electrical fires, and prevent electrical shock, thus protecting your working employees. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a business owner and purchaser of electrical products and recognize a counterfeit when you see one!

Special Thanks to ECNMag.com and to Tom Grace, Brand Protection Manager, Eaton, for the article, Sourcing Electrical Components? Always Buy Authentic. 

Electrical Safety: Hazardous Counterfeit Chargers

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety word of warning concerning counterfeit phone chargers and the dangers they present with overheating which can cause electrical fires, electrical shock and fatalities. Be sure to know what you’re buying to stay electrically safe no matter where you are when using a phone charger. It’s not worth the risk! 

Special Thanks to Electrical Safety Foundational International for this video, ESFI Counterfeit Charger Short. 

Beware of Counterfeits for Your Electrical Safety!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety information about counterfeit extension cords that can cause electric shock or electrical fire due to its lack of proper wiring and proper UL rating. Be sure you only purchase products that are electrically safe to help with prevention of fire and shock!

Special Thanks to ESFI.org for this important video on Counterfeit Cord Safety PSA.

Stay Safe with Christmas Lighting (video)

Bill’s Quallity Electric, LLC shares this electrical safety tip-rich video on staying safe with Christmas lights, both indoor and outdoor, with recommendation on type of lights that are best as well as extension cords and other products to help with fire and shock prevention. Stay Electrically Safe as you decorate this holiday season!

Special Thanks to chch.com, Steve Smith of Electrical Safety Authority and to Morning Live for the video, Electrical Safety.

 

Electronics: Caution with Counterfeits!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares this electrically-related caution in regards to electronics being purchased by Canadians with a focus on watching out for counterfeits and being sure your purchase is safe for fire and shock prevention. Stay Electrically Safe with your electronics this holiday season!

Special Thanks to Agoracosmopolitan.com and ESFI Canada for the article, Homes: Electronic products present dangers.