Electrical Safety: With Severe Weather

Electrical Safety: With Severe Weather

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on severe weather and how you can prepare to protect yourself.

Tips include generator safety and usage, GFCI protection, power line safety and flooding safety.

It pays to be prepared with severe weather; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to PositivelyOsceola.com, Positively Osceola, Kissimmee News, Osceola News and to Kissimmee Utility Authority for the article, During National Electrical Safety Month, KUA offers important electrical tips in preparation for severe weather.

Electrical Safety: Storms and Their Hazards

Electrical Safety: Storms and Their Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on storms and the disasters they can cause and how you can protect yourself before, during and after.

Tips include how to prepare for flooding and electrical surges as well as stay electrically safe when power lines are down. Also mentioned are how to proceed when your home and electrical goods have been damaged in the storm.

Always proceed with caution to Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to ESFI (Electrical Safety Foundation International) for the video, ESFI Consumer Electrical Safety During Disasters.

Electrical Safety: Fire Hazards and How to Avoid Them

Electrical Safety: Fire Hazards and How to Avoid Them

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on how to avoid fires and when you might need an electrician. 

Tips include proper maintenance of smoke alarms, how to prevent fires in the kitchen, proper usage of extension cords and when it’s time to have your home inspected by a licensed electrician. 

Awareness, taking action and preparedness are key to avoiding fires and eliminating electrical fire hazards. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner to help prevent fires!

Special Thanks to Patch.com, to Rich Kirby of Patch Staff, to State Farm and to Wilton State Farm Agent, Karen O’Brien for the article, Local Insurance Company Offers Fire Safety Tips. 

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: Cautions with Hurricane Damage

Electrical Safety: Cautions with Hurricane Damage

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

Tips include power line safety especially after the storm, home appliance safety, especially with flooding and proper generator usage. It pays to be prepared. Take care and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart with hurricanes in your forecast!

Special Thanks to AugustaChronicle.com, to The Augusta Chronicle, and to NFPA for the article, NFPA emphasizes importance of electrical safety during hurricane season. 

Electrical Safety: Hurricane Hazards

 

Electrical Safety: Hurricane Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on staying safe before, during and after a hurricane and what you can do to prevent injury or even death in the face of possible electrical hazards.

Tips include proper generator usage when the power goes out, being safe when outdoors around power lines and how to avoid electric shock, and safe cautionary measures to take after the storm to avoid electrical hazards.

Stay Electrically Safe and Smart before, during and after a Hurricane!

Special Thanks to WFMYNews2.com, to WFMY News 2, to Carrie Hodgin of MFMY News 2 Digital, to FEMA and to Ready NC for the article, Be Storm Ready, Prepare Now, Safety and Other Vital Emergency Information.

Electrical Safety: Pool Owners Beware!

Electrical Safety: Pool Owners Beware!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical and shock prevention tips with a special focus on pools and preventing electric shock drowning with safety measures taken. Tips include an explanation of the importance of pool inspections, who should do them and when. Also included are items that should be inspected and how to manage electrical outlets and electrical appliances poolside. Taking preventative measures to help avoid electric shock with your swimming pool could save a life! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a pool owner! 

Special Thanks to Bakersfieldnow.com, to Bakersfieldnow Staff, and to Southern California Edison for the article, Utility Company warns pool owners of electrical dangers. 

Electrical Safety: Just in Time for Swimming!

Electrical Safety: Just in Time for Swimming!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on swimming in lakes and pools and how to prevent shock just in time for the holiday weekend. Tips include a description of electric shock drowning including what it is, how it happens and how to avoid electrical current in the water. Also included are tips on preventing electric shock with your boat for those swimming nearby or with the pool in your backyard. GFCIs and the importance of inspections are highlighted as ways to prevent electric shock drowning. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when you go swimming and boating this weekend!

Special Thanks to MDJOnline.com, to MDJ Staff and to NFPA for the article, NFPA offers tips to avoid electric shock hazards in pools and at marinas during summer months.

Electrical Safety: Preparation for Happy Holidays

Electrical Safety: Preparation for Happy Holidays

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock and fire prevention tips with a special focus on holiday preparation for your home to help prevent mishaps when entertaining. Tips on space heater usage to help prevent electrical fires, proper maintenance of smoke alarms, and proper usage of electrical outlets and holiday light maintenance. Taking care and implementing preventative measures leading into the holiday season can make all the difference in your enjoyment of a holly jolly time! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this holiday season! 

Special Thanks to Markets.businessinsider.com, to Southern Trust Home Services and to PR Newswire for the article, 10 Tips to Prepare Your Home for the Holidays. 

Electrical Safety: Hazards to Avoid after the Storm

Electrical Safety: Hazards to Avoid after the Storm

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on avoiding contact with dangerous and hazardous scenarios after stormy weather that knocks out power and causes damage to your home’s contents and what you can do to stay safe. Tips include proper generator usage to avoid hazardous fumes, how to properly handle appliances with a generator, safety with power lines and how to deal with the electrical items in your home after the storm. Be careful, cautious and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart after the storm! 

Special Thanks to PalmBeachPost.com, to Palm Beach Post and to Eliot Kleinberg, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer for the article, Hurricane Irma: What Not To Do While Your Electrical Power Is Out.