Electrical Safety: The Importance of Maintenance to Avoid Electric Shock

Electrical Safety: The Importance of Maintenance to Avoid Electric Shock

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on electrical hazards that can create electric shock.

Tips include why electrical maintenance is essential and necessary to help prevent electrical accidents and injury and what can happen if there isn’t any.

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC offers condolence to the family and the young man directly injured by electrical shock featured in the linked article.

Special Thanks to WFMYNews2.com, to WFMY News2, Ben Smart, to Tristian Cline, to Rhianna and Nicholas Comer for the article, “My Whole Hand was Black: Student Gets Electrical Burns While Plugging in laptop at NC High School.

If you have a home or business in the Collin County, TX area in need of electrical service or repair, 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: Shock Explained & How to Avoid It

Electrical Safety: Shock Explained & How to Avoid It

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on older adults affected by severe weather and how they can be protected from electric shock.

Tips include the difference between electrocution and electric shock, electrical hazards to avoid with ladders, outlets, extension cords and appliances and the symptoms of electric shock.

Awareness and Mindfulness are key to eliminating electrical hazards and preventing electric shock; Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to TheOaklandPress.com, The Oakland Press, to Jenny Sherman and to Jeffrey H Feldman, personal injury lawyer in Southfield, for the article, Amidst severe weather, power outages, keep these electrical safety tips in mind.

Electrical Safety: When It’s Time to Play Ball

Electrical Safety: When It’s Time to Play Ball

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on being outdoors on the ball field and way you can protect yourself.

Tips include power line safety, especially in preparing for the event, plus electrical maintenance for equipment.

Take care when engaging in activity around power lines and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!

Special Thanks to Globenewswire.com, to Safe Electricity.org, to Energy Education Council and to Molly Hall for the article, Play It Safe at Outdoor Sports Facilities.

Electrical Safety: Prevention of Electric Shock Drowning

Electrical Safety: Prevention of Electric Shock Drowning

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on swimming pool and lake safety around docks that contain electrical systems with boats in order to protect you and your loved ones from electric shock drowning (ESD). Tips include what type of electrical components should be used for the greatest protection, the importance of electrical inspections and what to do if you see someone struggling in the water to keep yourself safe and possible safe a life at the same time. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this summer as you swim in pools and lakes! 

Special Thanks to ABC3340.com, to Cynthia Gould, to Senior Trooper Chuck Daniel, to Electrician Gary Graves, to ESFI and to the Johnson family for sharing their story and for the text/video clip, Electric Shock Drowning: Hidden Danger at the Lake. 

Electrical Safety: Hazards in Association with ESD

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Electrical Safety: Hazards in Association with ESD

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety information with a special focus on the hazards associated with electric shock drowning which can occur when there is electrical current in the water where the swimmer is located. The details shared today are in association with a recent death as a direct result of electrical current in the water, especially when a metal ladder was involved and where electricity and water do NOT mix with electrical components used as boat docks. Awareness of your surroundings when swimming and having your boat and boat dock monitored and inspected is so key toward prevention of ESD. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as both a dock owner and swimmer! 

Our condolences to the family featured in this updated news piece for the loss of their daughter from ESD. 

Special Thanks to TucsonNewsNow.com and to Clare Huddleston, reporter/anchor, for the news story, Parents Raise Awareness About Electrical Shock Drowning. 

Electrical Safety: Swimming Pool Shocks!

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Electrical Safety: Swimming Pool Shocks!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares a recent news story that shows the importance of electrical safety with swimming pools and how electrical devices, when not installed properly or when damaged or worn, can create electrical conditions that can harm, if not kill. Although a final word on this tragic event has not been confirmed, caution with swimming pool safety and keeping your pool inspected to be sure the electrical system is in proper working order is vital to the well being of those using it. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as pool owners and users! 

Special Thanks to Desertsun.com, to Rosalie Murphy of The Desert Sun, to Armando Rodriguez of Ocean Spring Tech, and to Police Sergeant, William Hutchinson, for the article, Electric Shock in Pool Kills Man, injures 5 kids. 

Electrical Safety: Lightning Hazards!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety video and word of warning with a special focus on the hazards of lightning and how to protect yourself from electrical shock or even death. Tips include how to respond when a lightning storm arrives if you are near water, how to respond when outdoors, such as on a golf course, when a storm arrives. Also addressed is how to respond of another person gets hit by lightning or comes in contact with a power line so you don’t become the path to ground. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when outdoors!

Special Thanks to Water and Power Channel for the video, Outdoor Electrical Safety Chapter 5. 

Electrical Safety: Balloons, kites and shoes, oh my!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety word of warning with special focus on the dangers of coming into contact with power lines. Included are tips with what to do if you have a car accident and the vehicle comes in contact with a power line. Also mentioned are the hazards associated with tree climbing as well as kites and balloons coming into contact with a power line and what to do to avoid getting electrically shocked. Make sure YOU don’t become a conductor and path to ground! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart where power lines are present! 

Special Thanks to Water and Power Channel for the video, Outdoor Electrical Safety Chapter 3. 

Electrical Safety: Outdoor Holiday Decorating

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Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety and electric shock survivor story all connected with decorating for the holidays and what you should avoid to keep your holidays bright and safe! Included are tips for decorating with holiday lights in the outdoors and what you should avoid concerning power lines, plus tips for when the best time to decorate would be to help you avoid electrical shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when decorating for the holiday both indoors and outdoors!

Special Thanks to PressReleaseRocket.net, to Safe Electricity and to Shawn Miller, for the article, Safe Electricity and Survivor of Holiday Lighting Accident Share Life-Saving Safety Lessons. 

Electrical Safety: Emergency Hazards!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety survivor stories from first responders with a focus on power lines and the serious hazards they can cause, especially when camouflaged when power lines are down. Awareness is key and taking all necessary precautions to NOT COME IN CONTACT with a Downed Power Line! Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, especially in an emergency; it can make all the difference between life and death. 

Special Thanks to I Am Back YouTube Channel for the video, Electrical Emergencies.