Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on children’s safety in the home with outlets and the best way to protect them from electrical shock. The benefits of Tamper Resistant Receptacles is explained and why it’s a safety mechanism worth having installed versus plastic covers. Electrical accidents with children statistics is included as well as a full description of what TRRs actually do to protect your children. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as parents of young children and keep them safe from electrical shock.
Special Thanks to EmpoweringMichigan.com, to RoNeisha Mullen and to ESFI for the article, May is National Electrical Safety Month.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares a cautionary, electrical safety word with a special focus on smart devices and their potential electrical shock hazards when used improperly and what you can do to protect yourself. Provided are recent electrical accident examples that have occurred recently, explaining the context of why each person was shocked and what could have prevented the accidents. Also provided are electrical safety and shock prevention tips, such as where to keep electrical devices, the protection provided by GFCIs, and proper use of extension cords. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when using smart devices in your home or wherever you are to help prevent electric shock!
Special Thanks to Consumerreports.org and to Allen St. John for the article, Avoid Electrical Hazards with Your Devices.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and electric shock prevention tips with a special focus on work safety and the dangers you may encounter on the job and how you can protect yourself. Tips include proper maintenance and usage of working tools, extension cords and other equipment. Also mentioned is ladder safety with type of ladder to use emphasized. Also mentioned are electrical hazards possible with outlets and cautionary measure to take. When it comes to work safety, being proactive can go a long way toward protecting yourself from electrical shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart at your job!
Special Thanks to SafetyandHealthmagazine.com for the article, Don’t Underestimate Electricity’s Dangers.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, burn prevention and shock prevention tips with a special focus on generators and what you need to do to protect yourself from associated hazards. Tips include what is required for permanent installation, where and how to use a portable generator, appliance preparation before use, and where to put it, for pet and kids safety. Follow these guidelines in order to stay safe with your generator use, no matter what kind you purchase and use. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when using generators!
Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org for the article, Generator Safety.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on electrical hazards both on the job and in the home and what you can do to avoid them. Included are electrical hazards and injury/fatality statistics with many examples of what could have been avoided. Proper purchase, usage and maintenance of work and home power tools and electrical wiring, the protections GFCIs and AFCIs provide in the home and on the job, and how to avoid power lines both above and below ground. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart both at work and at home by avoiding electrical hazards!
Special Thanks to Click Safety Training, to Pete Rice, CSP and CIH, and to ESFI for the video, How to Avoid Electrical Hazards.
Electrical Safety: Be Prepared and Stay Fire Safe!
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety and fire prevention word with a special focus on avoiding electrical and fire hazards and being prepared in case of fire in your home. Tips include how to avoid outlet overload that can lead to fire, cooking safety, smoke alarm maintenance to provide additional protection in case of fire as well as a fire escape plan so everyone knows where to go and how to get out in case of fire. Don’t play with fire starters and stay safe in case of fire. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart with your family in your home to help prevent fires!
Special Thanks to Victor Fire Department for the video, Fire Prevention 24/7.
Electrical Safety: Tips to Protect Children When Decorating
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on protecting children when decorating for the holidays. You will learn various ways children can be injured with decorating for Christmas, with a special focus on mouth burns from electrical shock, which, with vigilance, can be prevented. Tips include what hazards can be present where children reside and ways that you can protect your young ones from electrical shock and other dangers. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as parents of young children as you decorate for the holidays!
Special Thanks to MU School of Medicine, University of Missouri Health, MU Health, and to Dr. David Chang, for the video, Decorating Dangers.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire prevention and shock prevention tips with a focus on the Thanksgiving Holiday and the food preparations involved. Tips include cooking safety to prevent fires and burns, child safety, proper use and maintenance of electrical cords in association with appliance use, including stoves, microwaves and proper placement of cords for overall safety and for kid safety. Enjoy your holiday preparations with awareness to help prevent accidents, injuries and electrical shock and fire. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart in your kitchen as you prepare your holiday feasts!
Special Thanks to DailyRanger.com, to Mike Felice, Rocky Mountain Power Health and Safety Director, and to Rocky Mountain Power for the article, Power Company Urges Electrical Safety on Thanksgiving Day.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire prevention and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the Holidays and cooking and having friends to celebrate with in a safe environment. Tips include safe food preparation, especially with large and small appliance use such as stoves and microwaves, proper cord maintenance and safety measures for children’s benefit. Also mentioned are TV safety tips and proper cord placement to prevent injury. Taking care to cook safely and keep children out of harm’s way during the holiday preparations can help reduce fires and accidents. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this holiday season!
Special Thanks to RexburgStandardJournal.com and to Mike Felice, Rocky Mountain Power Health and Safety Director for the article, Feasts, Football and Electrical Safety.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on kitchen safety. Included are electrical fire stats and why they start in the kitchen. Tips include how to handle your kitchen accessories, how to cook safely and proper maintenance to cut down on fires erupting in your kitchen. Also mentioned are the protective aspects of smoke alarms. Taking care of your kitchen and using protective measures as you cook can go a long way toward prevention of fire and injury. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart in the kitchen!
Special Thanks to West Midlands Fire Service for the video, Kitchen Safety Top Tips.