Electrical Safety: Outdoor Hazards with Lightning

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Electrical Safety: Outdoor Hazards with Lightning

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on Lightning Safety when playing outdoors and how you can protect yourself in the storm. Tips include ways to protect yourself when golfing, when boating, when hiking in the woods or at the ocean front when a storm arrives unannounced. We can take specific actions to limit our exposure to the electrical hazard of lightning when we taken unawares. Always remember that water and electricity don’t mix, so avoid it wherever you are outdoors so you don’t become the lightning’s path to ground. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when playing outdoors!

Special Thanks to The Travelers Companies Inc and to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for the article, Lightning Safety Outdoors.