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. 

Electrical Safety: Your Personal Work Safety is Key!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electric shock survivor story featuring a work-related safety situation. The emphasis in this story is personal safety at work as well as how an injury can affect relationships. Take extra care to put your personal safety as priority no matter where you work so you can avoid electrical shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart at your work! 

Special Thanks to EBMag for the video, “I Didn’t Want to Die!”  Story of Paul Hebert. 

Electrical Safety: Be Aware of Your Surroundings!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical shock survivor’s story with a focus on work safety and being mindful of your surroundings in order to protect yourself and prevent electrical shock, especially when power lines are present. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when you’re at work; it could save your life! 

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org and to Colorado Country Life for the video, This is Gary’s Story. 

Electrical Safety: Outdoors and Power Line Hazards

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrically dangerous incident involving a hot air balloon and power lines with resulted in serious injuries and electrical burns to those inside the balloon. Accidents sometimes happen; that’s why electrical safety is critical when you are outdoors and steering clear of power lines is absolutely essential to your safety. Do all you can to avoid any contact with power lines, no matter what activity you are engaging in and always be aware of your surroundings so you know when you may be close to the danger zone and can steer clear of the possibility of contact with electricity. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart in the outdoors! 

Special Thanks to ABC7Chicago.com and to ABC7 Eyewitness News for the article and video, 3 Hurt When Hot Air Balloon Falls on Electrical Wires in Pennsylvania.