Electrical Safety: Flooding Factors for Protection

Electrical Safety: Flooding Factors for Protection

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on flooding and the inherent dangers you should avoid.

Tips include the importance of GFCIs and how they protect you, how to handle your breaker box before flooding occurs as well as what NOT to do in your home or business after the flooding to protect yourself from hazards and possible shock.

Do what you can to avoid electrical hazards when it comes to flooding and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Social.Selective.com and to Selective for the article, How to Practice Electrical Safety During Flooding.

If you have a home or business in the Collin County area of North Texas and have issues need addressing caused by flooding, do give us a call at 214.697.3134 to schedule an appointment with Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC. We look forward to doing business with you!

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Electrical Safety: After the Hurricane

Electrical Safety: After the Hurricane

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

Tips include specific hazards to avoid due to flooding, power line safety, what to do avoid electric shock, and how to handle electrical damage both around and inside your home.

Always proceed with caution and great care after severe weather; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to WFTV.com, to WFTV9, to Debbie Lord of Cox Media Group National Content Desk, to the Associated Press, to Governor Roy Cooper, to FEMA, to Federal Alliance for Safe Homes and to National Weather Service, for the article, Hurricane Dorian: What do you do after the hurricane has passed?

Electrical Safety: Smart Moves Toward Home Improvement

Electrical Safety: Smart Moves Toward Home Improvement

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips and word of warning for homeowners and upgrading their homes.

Tips include warnings about DIY and how you should approach improvements in your home when it comes to electrical work and how to protect yourself before the work begins.

Your home is your haven; don’t cut corners! Instead, Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Nasdaq.com, to Nasdaq, and to Christy Bieber of Motley Fool for the article, For Home Improvement Projects, You Shouldn’t Cut Corners.

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: Flooding Cautions at All Stages

Electrical Safety: Flooding Cautions at All Stages

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on flooding and the hazards you can avoid at all stages of severe weather.

Tips include how to handle flooding in your home to avoid electrical shock with flooding from severe weather.

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

Special Thanks to DailyWorld.com, to Daily World, to National Weather Service and to Aaron A Bedoya of Lafayette Daily Advertiser for the article, Facing a Flooding Threat: How to prepare for rising waters, staying safe when they do.

Electrical Safety: When the Water Gets Too High

Electrical Safety: When the Water Gets Too High

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.

Tips include maintenance of docks and electrical devices and what precautionary measures to take to prevent electrical current in the water. Also mentioned are the set up for electric shock drowning.

When swimming this summer, be sure to Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to GrandHavenTribune.com, to Becky Vargo, to Sergeant Eric Westveer of Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office Marine Patrol, to Senior Chief Kirk McKay, Coast Guard Station, Grandhaven and to Jill Kinkema, General Manager of North Shore Marina, for the article, Perils of High Water.

Electrical Safety: Prevention of Water Shock

Electrical Safety: Prevention of Water Shock

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

Tips include preventing electric shock drowning and what it is, plus proper maintenance of electrical components for your boat.

Take care when boating and swimming and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to WHTC.com, to WHTC Real News Now, to Michigan officials and to Michigan Department of Natural Resources for the article, Michigan Officials Warn Against Water-Shock Hazard.

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.