Electrical Safety: Power Line Hazards and Harvest Time

Electrical Safety: Power Line Hazards and Harvest Time

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farming during harvest time and how to protect yourself at work. 

Tips include proper procedures in the farming field to avoid contact with power lines, especially when using heavy equipment and what to do if you do come in contact with a power line. 

Awareness is key to protecting yourself from shock and eliminating the potential for electrical hazards. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when out in the working field. 

Special Thanks to Echopress.com, Echo Press and to Otter Tale Power Company for the article, ‘Remember to Look Up’: Power company offers safety tips. 

Electrical Safety: When the Harvest Happens

Electrical Safety: When the Harvest Happens

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on working out in the field on the farm and what you can do to protect yourself as you work. 

Tips include power line safety, proper use of field equipment to avoid contact with power lines and what to do to exit from equipment if you come in contact with a power line while out in the field. 

Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when working on the farm to help prevent accidents, injury or even death from electric shock! 

Special Thanks to OHSonline.com, to OHS (Occupational Health and Safety), to Nebraska Public Power District and to Art Wiese, Transmission and Distribution Manager, for the article, Electrical Safety Reminder Issued for Harvest Season. 

Electrical Safety: Power Line Safety for Farmers

Electrical Safety: Power Line Safety for Farmers

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farming and how to prevent accidents, injury or even death when working in the field. 

Tips include how to prevent contact with power lines, especially when using large equipment, power line safety to help prevent shock, and what to do if you come into contact with a power line. 

Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when working out in the field on your farm!

Special Thanks to Riverbend.com, to Ameren Illinois and to Cory Davenport for the article, Ameren Illinois issues tips for National Farm Safety and Health Week. 

Electrical Safety: Work Cautions for Farmers

Electrical Safety: Work Cautions for Farmers

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farmers and cautions to help prevent accidents or even death. 

Tips include proper usage of farming equipment, power line safety and what to do if you come in contact with a power line while in the field. 

Take care every time you enter the farming field and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to Advantagenews.com and to Ameren Illinois for the article, Ameren Illinois reminds farmers to take safety precautions. 

Electrical Safety: Work Practices to Help Prevent Accidents on the Farm

Electrical Safety: Work Practices to Help Prevent Accidents on the Farm

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farm practices that can help prevent accidents, injury or even death. 

Some tips include power line safety, how to manage your work vehicle and what to do if you come in contact with a power line inadvertently so you can safely exit your vehicle if necessary. Also mentioned are work strategies to help prevent accidents in the farming field. 

Awareness and cautious action are key to eliminate electrical hazards when working on the farm. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when out on the farming field! 

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org for the article, Electrocution on the Farm. 

Electrical Safety: Prevent Shock with Farming Equipment

Electrical Safety: Prevent Shock with Farming Equipment

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farming and using equipment around power lines and what you can do to prevent electrical shock. Tips include how to prepare for the day’s work with electrical safety in mind, what distance to keep from power lines with equipment and how to exit safely from equipment if contact is made. Awareness and preparation are KEY to prevent electrical shock when working out in the farming field. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart working on the farm! 

Special Thanks to GlobalNewsWire.com, to Energy Education Council, and to Safe Electricity for the article, Farmers Urged to Watch Out for Power Lines, Sew Seeds of Safety This Season.

Electrical Safety: Farming Focus

Electrical Safety: Farming Focus

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farming and the electrical hazards you should avoid. Tips include power line safety with machines, power cord safety with proper purchase and usage, safety with using electrical items around water, and ladder safety around power lines. Awareness is key toward staying safe while working the on farm. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart on the job out in the farming field. 

Special Thanks to FarmandDairy.com and to Farm and Dairy Staff for the article, Stay Safe Working with Electricity on the Farm.  

Electrical Safety: Focus on Children and Farm Functions

Electrical Safety: Focus on Children and Farm Functions

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the farm and how to keep children and workers protected on the job. Tips include what not to do with kids when doing farming tasks, maintenance and proper usage of power tools, equipment and plugs so as to protect from electrical shock and other hazards. Awareness and cautionary action are key toward prevention of accidents, injuries and even fatalities on the farm. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart on your farm during harvest time! 

Special Thanks to Farmanddairy.com and to FSA Andy for the article, Harvest Season Safety Tips. 

Electrical Safety: Protection for Digging Dynamics

Electrical Safety: Protection for Digging Dynamics

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on work safety on the farm or anywhere you need to dig. This video shows the importance of calling ahead before you use that shovel to help protect yourself from contacting electrical and other utility lines. Always be aware of what action you can take to stay safe and to protect what is underground. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart before and after you dig!

Special Thanks to Peterson Farm Brothers and to Pipelineagsafety.org and Pipeline Operators for Ag Safety for the video, Call Before Ya Dig. 

Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention to Avoid Animal Deaths

Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention to Avoid Animal Deaths

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on barn safety and keeping animals out of harm’s way that can result from fires. Tips include various reasons that can cause barn fires, including electrical issues, and steps that can be taken to ensure proper usage of equipment as well as regular maintenance of that equipment and electrical devices. Extra precaution implemented can help avoid electrical fires and thus, keeping barn animals safe from fatality. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as farmers to help prevent fires! 

The views expressed in this article are not necessarily a reflection of the views at Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC. Our purpose for sharing this article is for electrical safety purposes. 

Special Thanks to HuffingtonPost.ca, to Riana Topan, Campaign Manager with Humane Society International/Canada, and to Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, for the article, Farm Animals Will Keep Dying if Barn Fire Safety Isn’t Taken Seriously.