Electrical Safety: Summer Safety Around Power Lines

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. 

Electrical Safety: Severe Weather and the Hazards to Avoid

Electrical Safety: Severe Weather and the Hazards to Avoid

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on severe weather and the associated hazards present with lightning and what you can do avoid them. Tips include power line safety, especially after a storm, the dangers of metal fences, and what to do when there’s flooding in your neighborhood after severe weather. It is necessary to take all precaution when the damage of severe weather comes to your neck of the woods since shock hazards are everywhere. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during and after severe weather and lightning hazards! 

Special Thanks to Markets.businessinsider.com, to Georgia Power and to the National Weather Service for the article, Georgia Power offers safety tips for Lightning Safety Awareness Week (June 24-30). 

Electrical Safety: For You and Your Home Products During a Storm

Electrical Safety: For You and Your Home Products During a Storm

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on thunderstorms and how you can protect yourself and your electrical components in your home from damage. Tips include how to prepare for a storm and how to protect yourself from downed power lines after the storm passes. Prevention of shock can be possible if you choose to handle your electronics with care. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart before, during and after thunderstorms!

Special Thanks to TimesEnterprise.com, to Sarah Baggett, Marketing Director of CNS and to CNS for the article, Keep safety in mind during a thunderstorm. 

Electrical Safety: Projects and Power Cautions

Electrical Safety: Projects and Power Cautions

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on outdoor projects and how to protect yourself from electrical contact. Tips include proper ladder usage, proper use of appliances and power tools, and power line safety to help avoid electric shock, which can be fatal. Also, safety with digging and how to avoid underground power lines. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this summer in the outdoors! 

Special Thanks to LawndaleNews.com and to ComEd for the article,  ComEd Provides Electrical Safety Tips During National Safety Month. 

Electrical Safety: Associated Hazards During Storms

Electrical Safety: Associated Hazards During Storms

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on Hurricanes and the associated hazards that can be present and how to avoid them. Tips include specific actions to take with storms, both before and after, smoke alarm maintenance, proper usage of extension cords, generator installation and usage, and what to do with appliances if they get wet during the storm. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during Hurricane Season and be prepared! 

Special Thanks to SCNow.com, to PR Newswire, USNewswire, and US Consumer Product Safety Commission for the article, It’s Hurricane Season: You Have the Power to Be Prepared! 

Electrical Safety: Shock Hazards Explained

Electrical Safety: Shock Hazards Explained

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on prevention of electric shock drowning now that temperatures are on the rise and summer is appearing. NFPA shares information to help you stay safe when you swim, letting you know what’s safe and what isn’t. It pays to pay attention because once a shock occurs, there’s no going back. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this summer and choose safe places to swim!

Special Thanks to NFPA for the video: Electric Shock Drowning-WHAT IS IT?

Electrical Safety: Just in Time for Swimming!

Electrical Safety: Just in Time for Swimming!

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: A Comprehensive View

Electrical Safety: A Comprehensive View

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on awareness of using electrical components, and how you can protect yourself from injury or even death. Tips include proper usage of appliances, lawn mowers, garden tools, power tools as well as cautions with tree trimming and safety around the swimming pool and hot tub and near downed power lines. Be super careful and cautious when it comes to using anything electrical. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart, both indoors and outdoors!

Special Thanks to BobVila.com and Donna Boyle Schwartz for the article, These Electrical Safety Tips could save your life.

Electrical Safety: Prevent Shock with Farming Equipment

Electrical Safety: Prevent Shock with Farming Equipment

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farming and using equipment around power lines and what you can do to prevent electrical shock. Tips include how to prepare for the day’s work with electrical safety in mind, what distance to keep from power lines with equipment and how to exit safely from equipment if contact is made. Awareness and preparation are KEY to prevent electrical shock when working out in the farming field. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart working on the farm! 

Special Thanks to GlobalNewsWire.com, to Energy Education Council, and to Safe Electricity for the article, Farmers Urged to Watch Out for Power Lines, Sew Seeds of Safety This Season.

Electrical Safety: Teaching Kids to Avoid Fire Hazards

Electrical Safety: Teaching Kids to Avoid Fire Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, shock and fire prevention tips with 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.