Electrical Safety: Downed Power Line Hazards

Electrical Safety: Downed Power Line Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the hazards of downed power lines and what you can do to protect yourself.

Tips include the Golden Rule to live by concerning downed power lines and what to do if you come across a downed power line.

Whenever it comes to electrical safety outdoors, always take inventory of your surroundings to avoid electrical hazards, and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TPGOnlineDaily.com, to PGE.com, to Times Publishing Group, and to Ryan Peters of Aptos/La Selva Fire Protection District for the article, Downed Power and Utility Line Safety Tips.

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: On the Job Hazards with Power Lines

Electrical Safety: On the Job Hazards with Power Lines

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on power lines when on the job and how you can protect yourself from shock hazards.

Tips include the distance to keep from a power line, what not to do with a power line when it is down, and other steps you can take to prevent electrical shock from power line hazards.

When you are on the job, take special care to follow proper procedure to avoid electrical shock hazards. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Safetyandhealthmagazine.com, Safety and Health Magazine, National Safety Council and to Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) for the article, Be Careful Around Power Lines.

Electrical Safety: Storm Savvy so You Are Prepared

Electrical Safety: Storm Savvy so You Are Prepared

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the hazards associated with severe weather and what you can do to prepare and stay safe.

Tips include power line safety during the storm, generator safety when the power goes out and appliance safety.

Be Savvy when it comes to storm safety so you can be prepared. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart with severe weather!

Special Thanks to Connectradio.fm, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, and PUC Chairman, Gladys M. Brown for the article, Healing, electric, and water safety tips for winter storms.

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. 

Electrical Safety: Holiday Decorating Hazards to Avoid

Electrical Safety: Holiday Decorating Hazards to Avoid

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating to help you prevent getting electrically shocked!

Tips include what types of holiday lights to buy, how to install, ladder safety, and how to avoid overload. Also mentioned is proper maintenance of holiday lights and what to do to avoid electrical shock.

Take care when you decorate this holiday season keeping Safety in mind; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart and enJOY your holiday!

Special Thanks to KTUL.com, to Ashley Ellis and to National Fire Prevention Association for the article, National Fire Prevention Association releases safety tips for holiday decorating.

Electrical Safety: Holiday Hazards to Avoid

Electrical Safety: Holiday Hazards to Avoid

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on the holidays and what you can do avoid electrical hazards and fires. 

Tips include specific fire prevention approaches for your home, including ways to avoid cooking fires, the importance of smoke alarms, and when it’s time to upgrade your electrical system in your home. 

Take care this holiday season to help avoid fires and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as you celebrate! 

Special Thanks to Waxahaachietx.com, to Networx, to Laura Irstz of More Content Now and to National Fire Protection Association for the article, Networx: House Fire Safety. 

Electrical Safety: For Your Work Space Comfort

Electrical Safety: For Your Work Space Comfort

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock and fire prevention tips with a special focus on work safety and being comfortable using space heaters in the winter months and how to protect yourself from harm. 

Tips include proper space heater usage including what to purchase, where to put it and what NOT to do with a space heater to prevent fire and injury. 

Always be aware of what you install in your work space and be sure you follow the rules, both for personal and work safety. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart where you work! 

Special Thanks to Safetyandhealthmagazine.com, to Tracy Haas Depa, and to Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) for the article, Safe guidelines for use: Space heaters. 

Electrical Safety: Storm Aftermath and Protecting Your Self

Electrical Safety: Storm Aftermath and Protecting Your Self

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the storm’s aftermath and how you can protect your self both indoors and outdoors. 

Tips include what to do with electrical appliances or devices when wet from flooding after the storm. Also, how to stay safe with power line dangers and how to avoid harm. Awareness is key when looking to avoid electrical hazards, especially after severe weather. 

Stay Electrically Safe and Smart after the storm! 

Special Thanks to PNJ.com, to the CDC, to Pensacola News Journal, and to Tallahassee Democrat, for the article, Hurricane Michael: Staying Safe After the Storm. 

Electrical Safety: Fire Hazards You May Have in Your Home

Electrical Safety: Fire Hazards You May Have in Your Home

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on fire hazards that may be present in your home and what action you can take to prevent them. 

Tips include proper usage of power strips to help prevent overload, proper usage of space heaters, and wiring issues you may have that can cause fires. Prevention of fire could save a life, so be sure you correct issues that may cause fire in your home. 

Stay Electrically Safe and Smart with your home’s electrical components and systems to help prevent fires!

Special Thanks to market.businessinsider.com, to Markets Insider, to Technical Safety BC and to PR Newswire for the article, Do you have these 3 common causes of electrical fire in your home?