Electrical Safety: A Home Hazard Review

Electrical Safety: A Home Hazard Review

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

Tips include proper usage of outlets, extension cords, circuit breakers and GFCIs to help avoid overload and fires.

Taking steps to upgrade electrical components in your home when needed to help prevent electrical hazards that can lead to dangerous scenarios. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Chattanoogan.com, to The Chattanoogan.com, to ESFI, to Kim Bass, president of Greater Chattanooga Realtors and to Mark Dawson, chief operating officer of Mr. Sparky, for the article, Kim Bass: Electrical Safety in the Home.

If you have a home or business that requires an electrical service or repair in the Collin County area of North Texas, give Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC a call at 214.697.3134 to schedule your appointment. We look forward to doing business with you!

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Electrical Safety: Dorm Dynamics for Students

Electrical Safety: Dorm Dynamics for Students

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on dorm living and students safety.

Tips include proper usage of outlets and extension cords, proper purchase of electrical components, GFCI protection and proper usage of appliances to avoid overheating and fire hazards.

Being aware of your electrical usage can be essential to avoid hazards in your dorm, so Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Forextv.com, to ForexTV, to Globe Newswire, to Energy Education Council and Safe Electricity, and to Bob Wilczynski, Assistant Director of Housing at University of Illinois, for the article, Beware of Electrical Dangers in Dorm Rooms.

Electrical Safety: Activity Warnings Around Water

Electrical Safety: Activity Warnings Around Water

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on water and associated electrical hazards and how you can protect yourself.

Tips include hazards with swimming pools and associated tools and how to protect yourself from electrical shock, including the importance and protection of GFCIs. Also mentioned are tips with fishing and electrical safety around power lines.

Being aware of where hazards can be lurking is the first step toward prevention; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when near water!

Special Thanks to NorthCentralPA.com, to Tracie Witter, Regional Affairs Director, PPL Electric Utilities, to US Consumer Product Safety Commission, and to ESFI for the article, Summertime Electrical Safety: Avoid Risks Near Water.

Electrical Safety: Water Awareness for Shock Prevention

Electrical Safety: Water Awareness for Shock Prevention

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on water awareness, whether as a swimmer, boater or pool owner and how you can protect yourself this summer.

Tips include an explanation of electric shock drowning, the protection of GFCIs as well as a list of what to do and not to do to avoid electric shock both for you and others, whether you own a pool, boat, or are swimming in any context.

Always proceed with caution and know the dangers present to avoid electric shock drowning and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to KPCNews.com, to NFPA and to Lorraine Carli, Vice President of Outreach and Advocacy for NFPA for the article, NFPA underscores electric safety around water.

Electrical Safety: Don’t Let the Silence Fool You

Electrical Safety: Don’t Let the Silence Fool You

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on swimming safety and what you can do to protect yourself from electric shock.

Tips include an explanation of electric shock drowning, the dangers of boats in the marina for swimmers, why there is no electricity warning in water, plus tips for boaters and swimmers.

Always proceed with caution when going swimming and do all you can to Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to NKYtribune.com, to Keven Moore, to Electricshockdrowning.org and the National Electrical Code for the article, Electrical Shock Drowning is a silent killer-please be careful when boating this summer.

Electrical Safety: Actions to Prevent Electric Shock Drowning

Electrical Safety: Actions to Prevent Electric Shock Drowning

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on swimming in marinas and what you can do to protect yourself from electric shock drowning.

Tips include an explanation of what electric shock drowning is, how you can protect yourself when electric current is in the water and what boat owners and marinas can do to prevent ESD.

Always proceed with caution when swimming and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TradeOnlyToday.com, to Trade Only Today, to Trade Only Today Editors, to Association of Marina Industries, and to Ed Lethert, ESD expert, for the article, AMI hosts webinar on electric shock drowning.

Electrical Safety: Swimming Protection is Essential

Electrical Safety: Swimming Protection is Essential

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on swimming and when it can become hazardous.

Tips include defining electric shock drowning and the protection GFCIs can provide, whether for pool owners, boat owners or for swimmers.

Take careful note of where you are swimming this summer and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Facilitiesnet.com, to FacilitiesNet Editorial Staff, to Naomi Millan, Senior Editor of Building Operating Management, to NFPA and ESFI for the article, How To Protect Against Electric Shock Drowning.

Electrical Safety: Swimming in only Smart Places

Electrical Safety: Swimming in only Smart Places

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on swimming and where it’s safe so you can avoid trouble.

Included are tips for swimmers as well as boat and pool owners to help avoid hazards and how to prevent them from happening in the first place.

Also included are the definition of electric shock drowning and the protection GFCIs provide.

When it’s time to go swimming, Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Timesherald.com and to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and to Lorraine Carli, Vice President of Outreach and Advocaty with NFPA for the article, NFPA underscores electric safety in pools and at the marinas.

Electrical Safety: Preparing The Workspace for Weather Disasters

Electrical Safety: Preparing The Workspace for Weather Disasters

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips for the event of weather related disasters that can impact the workspace.

Tips include steps to take before and after a storm, including GFCI safety and electronics safety.

It always pays to be prepared and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to ESFI.org and to ESFI for the article and infographic, Prepare Your Business and Recover from a Natural Disaster.

Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention in the Home

Electrical Safety: Fire Prevention in the Home

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on family and how to prevent fires to avoid unnecessary deaths.

Tips include the importance of smoke alarms, appliance safety, AFCIs, GFCIs, electrical cord safety, and electrical hazards to keep an eye out for.

Do all you can as a parent to keep your kids safe from fire and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TexarkanaGazette.com, Texarkana News, Texarkana Gazette, Karl Richter, Texarkana Texas Fire Depart, Assistant Chief and Fire Marshal, Chris Black and Fire Department Captain, Scott Daniel, David Peavy of Artex Electric and to National Fire Protection Association for the article, Fire safety in spotlight after a local child’s death.