Tips include generator usage and placement, smoke alarm usage, and dealing with wet appliances.
Be prepared and proceed with caution when affected by a hurricane and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!
Special Thanks to PRNewswire.com, to Cision, to Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and to Ann Marie Buerkle, CPSC Acting Chairman, for the article, Safety in the Storm: CPSC Life-Saving Tips on Surviving the 2019 Hurricane Season.
Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on storms and the disasters they can cause and how you can protect yourself before, during and after.
Tips include how to prepare for flooding and electrical surges as well as stay electrically safe when power lines are down. Also mentioned are how to proceed when your home and electrical goods have been damaged in the storm.
Always proceed with caution to Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!
Special Thanks to ESFI (Electrical Safety Foundation International) for the video, ESFI Consumer Electrical Safety During Disasters.
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.
Tips include proper usage of space heaters to help avoid electrical and combustible fire as well as how to respond in case of fire so you can be safe and protect yourself.
Take action today to help avoid electrical fires and Stay Electrically Safe and Smart!
Special Thanks to KVIA.com, ABC7, Christina Aguayo, El Paso Fire Department, and Wyatt Jerome Schmidt, Fire Suppression Technician, for the article, Look, Listen and Learn: EPFD provides fires after tips during fire prevention week.
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.
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.