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: 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: Generator Guidelines for Proper Usage

Electrical Safety: Generator Guidelines for Proper Usage

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on generators and how they can offer assistance when the power goes out without hazards.

Tips include generator safety, types of generators, how to avoid electrical hazards both for the homeowner and the electrical lineman, and the proper procedure with using generators for powering appliances.

Take care with your generator usage and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TheDailyWorld.com, The Daily World and to Dave Murnen and Pat Beauty, Construction specialists at NeighborParks of Grays Harber County for the article, Use Generators Carefully, for safety’s sake and your own.

Electrical Safety: From Christmas Trees to Extension Cords

Electrical Safety: From Christmas Trees to Extension Cords

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, fire and shock prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating and winter-related electrical usage to avoid hazards.

Tips include proper placement of extension cords and space heaters, avoiding outlet overload, and safety with Christmas trees and ladder usage when installing holiday lights. 

Take care as you decorate your home for the holidays and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to News.Vanderbilt.edu and to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) for the article, VUPS offers tips to keep your holidays safe. 

Electrical Safety: Indoor and Outdoor Holiday Decorating

Electrical Safety: Indoor and Outdoor Holiday Decorating

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock and fire prevention tips with a special focus on holiday decorating and taking precautions to avoid hazards. 

Tips include proper purchase of holiday lights, proper outlet usage, proper extension cord placement and usage, power line and ladder safety and GFCI protection. 

Take care as you decorate your home for the holidays and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to Kitchenertoday.com and to Waterloo North Hydro for the article, Waterloo North Hydro out with decorating safety tips. 

Electrical Safety: Avoiding Decorating Fire Hazards

Electrical Safety: Avoiding Decorating Fire Hazards

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

Tips include fire statistics during the holiday season, plus Christmas tree safety, cooking safety, holiday light installation and maintenance safety, and outdoor and indoor decorating safety including safe extension cord usage. 

Take care when decorating your home for the holidays and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to News.Pioneergroup.com, to News Advocate Manistee, to Ashlyn Korienek, to Lorraine Carli, Vice President of National Fire Protection Association, and to The Red Cross for the article, Remember Fire Safety When Celebrating This Holiday Season. 

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: 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: 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: 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.