Electrical Safety: Summer Safety Around Power Lines
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on the outdoors and how you can prevent electrical shock. Tips include proper usage of metallic balloons and how to avoid contact with power lines and what to do if they do contact power lines. Also, tips on safe kite flying is included. Being aware of your surroundings is key to help prevent electrical shock from overhead power lines. Keep your distance! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this summer when outdoors!
Special Thanks to Arklatexhomepage.com, to SWEPCO, and to Lauren Vizza for the article, SWEPCO talks summer safety tips.
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: For You and Your Child in the Kitchen
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock and fire prevention tips with a special focus on the kitchen and how to keep cooking safe for you and your children. Tips include the importance of GFCI protection, small appliance safety, the importance of smoke alarms when cooking, and other tips to help prevent fires and electrical shock. When you instill safety in the kitchen with your kids, it can help build an awareness they can take with them into your kitchen or anyone else’s. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when cooking!
Special Thanks to SouthEastSun.com and to Electrical Safety Foundation International for the article, Twenty Ways to Cook Up Some Safety at Home.
Electrical Safety: Teaching Kids to Avoid Fire Hazards
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock and fire prevention tipswith a special focus on children and how we can help prevent fires by what we teach our kids! Tips include safe play and what they should avoid to prevent fires and electrical shock, what they should do if a fire starts and how to escape a fire. Preparation and awareness can make all the difference when it comes to our kid’s safety, so let’s teach them now while we can. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as parents and keep our kids safe!
Special Thanks to TheStandard.com.ph, to Manila Standard Lifestyle and to LPG label Solane for the article, How to teach kids about fire safety.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on the risks associated with cold weather and how to prepare for it without injury to yourself or your home. Tips include ways to use a space heater to avoid electrical fires and what not to do to decrease the risk of injury or fire. It pays to pay attention to proper usage of space heaters so you can stay safe and warm when it’s cold outside. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during these colder winter months!
Special Thanks to 13WMAZ.com, to WMAZ and to ESFI for the article and video news report, Ways to protect your home from the cold weather.
Electrical Safety: Space Heater Hazards and How to Avoid Them
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on space heaters during this wintry time of year and what you can do to avoid electrical and fire hazards with space heater use. Tips include proper purchase, placement, usage and cautions about space heaters and the electrical hazards associated with improper usage. Tips also include what not to do with the heater to avoid electrical fires and to keep pets and children safe. Being aware of the hazards can go a long way to prevention of accidents and fires when using space heaters. So, stay warm with the risk! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner with your space heater usage this winter!
Special Thanks to TheWashingtonPost.com, The Washington Post, to Jura Koncius, Brett Brenner, President of ESFI, and to Jill Notini, Vice President of the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers for the article, Five Things You Should Know About Space Heaters.
Electrical Safety: Fire-Halting Decorating Tips for Halloween
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on decorating your home for Halloween both indoors and outdoors and how to keep your home and the kiddos safe for trick-or-treating. Tips include how to avoid electrical hazards with proper purchase and maintenance of halloween electrical decorations, tips on electrical lightning and proper usage of extension cords. Also, safety with installing lighting around power lines. Just being aware of your surroundings and making wise decorating choices can go a long way toward keeping your home and children safe this Halloween. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as you decorate!
Special Thanks to OC-breeze.com, to Orange County Breeze, and to Edison International for the article, Halloween Decorating Tips from Edison International.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on kids’ safety in the home and options you may want when making changes to the interior of your kids’ space. Tips include options for electrical outlets, for the room’s electrical lighting and ceiling fan ideas that can help eliminate electrical hazards and accidents with kids. Awareness is key when you’re making any permanent changes to your home’s interior, and when you consider the options that can make the space safer, you can also have greater peace of mind. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner when making upgrades!
Special Thanks to BentonCountyEnterprise.com and to Brand Point for the article, Home Improvement Insight: Five Tips to Redesign with Kids’ Safety in Mind.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tipswith a special focus on students and the possibility of preventing fires in their dorms and how they can protect themselves in the face of fire. Tips include facts about fires and how to respond if there is a fire in their space, proper usage of outlets and electrical cords, the importance of smoke alarms plus cooking tips and other directives for keeping student’s dorm safe and free of fires. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, Students!
Special Thanks to Orangetownnews.com, to Orange Town News, and to Orange Fire Marshall’s Office for the article, September is “Campus Fire Safety Month.”
Electrical Safety: Student Savvy at Home and on Campus
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tipswith a special focus on students going back to school and how they can protect themselves from electric shock both on campus and at home. Tips include safety with electrical outlets, the protection of GFCIs, proper usage of power strips, cell phones, and extension cords as well as outdoor safety around swimming pools and power lines and where NOT to play to prevent electrical shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, kids, and listen to your parent’s warnings about electrical hazards!
Special Thanks to WHIO.com and to Dayton Power and Light Company for the article, Talk Safety to Your Kids as They Head Back to School.