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: 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. 

Electrical Safety: When It’s Storming’ Out

Electrical Safety: When It’s Storming’ Out

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on storms and how to stay safe before, during and after a storm, whether it be typical or severe in nature. Tips include safety with power lines to avoid electrical shock, safety with generators when the power goes out, and safety with appliances in order to avoid shock and handle them post storm. Always proceed with caution when it comes to dealing with anything electrical in association with stormy weather so you can be prepared and prevent accident, injury or even fatality. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner when it’s stormin’ outside! 

Special Thanks to RedBluffDailyNews.com, to PG&E and to Pat Hogan, Senior Vice President of Electric Operations for the article, Utility Offers Tips for Storm Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Farming Focus

Electrical Safety: Farming Focus

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on farming and the electrical hazards you should avoid. Tips include power line safety with machines, power cord safety with proper purchase and usage, safety with using electrical items around water, and ladder safety around power lines. Awareness is key toward staying safe while working the on farm. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart on the job out in the farming field. 

Special Thanks to FarmandDairy.com and to Farm and Dairy Staff for the article, Stay Safe Working with Electricity on the Farm.  

Electrical Safety: Spring Time Savvy

Electrical Safety: Spring Time Savvy

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on being spring-time savvy both indoors and outdoors to help prevent electrical accidents and injury. Tips include electrical safety around power lines, when dealing with trees, digging in your yard, proper appliance and power cord safety, outdoor lighting and the importance of smoke alarms. Make this spring the perfect time to get your electrical safety savvy on, enjoy the outdoors knowing you have taken the right steps to prevent unnecessary hazards in and around your home. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart! 

Special Thanks to FatCatWebProductions.com, to The Paper, to Entergy Texas, Inc and to Stuart Barrett, Vice President of Energy Texas Customer Service, for the article, Spring Forward Safely. Longer Days, More Time Outdoors Calls for Safety Awareness. 

Electrical Safety: GFCI Protection

Electrical Safety: GFCI Protection

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a focus on Ground Fault Circuit Interruptors (GFCIs) and their protection from electrical shock. Explained are the differences between a breaker and an outlet and the benefits they provide to keep you safe and in what context. Also explained are how a GFCI works to protect you and why it’s really important to have them installed in your home. Being aware of how electrical components work and why they should be installed is a great way to be proactive with your own electrical safety. So, Stay Electrically Safe and Smart in your home!

Special Thanks to PopularMechanics.com, to Popular Mechanics, and to Roy Berendson for the article, What You Need to Know About GFCI Outlets.

Electrical Safety: Don’t Get Burned!

Electrical Safety: Don’t Get Burned!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and burn prevention tips with a special focus on proper usage of things that can cause burns when used incorrectly or unsafely. Tips include proper maintenance of electrical cords, the importance of smoke alarms plus burn care if an accident occurs. Taking action to prevent burns whether electrically based or otherwise can help reduce if not eliminate injury. Awareness is key to maintaining a safe home. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart to help prevent burns! 

Special Thanks to Newswise.com, to Loyola University Health System, Loyola Medicine, and Anthony Baldea, MC, Director of Loyola’s Burn Center for the article, Loyola Medicine Burn Center Offers Safety Tips for Burn Awareness Week. 

Electrical Safety: Extension Cord Extra

Electrical Safety: Extension Cord Extra

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on extension cords and the electrical hazards that may be present with usage and how you can avoid accidents or injury. Tips include proper purchase, maintenance and usage of extension cords, what not to do with extension cords and how to prevent overload. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when using extension cords! 

Special Thanks to RentalPulse.com, to Rental Pulse, to ESFI and to ARA Insurance for the article, Safety Tip: Using Extension Cords Safely. 

Electrical Safety: Winter Weather Warnings

Electrical Safety: Winter Weather Warnings

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and fire prevention tips with a special focus on the risks associated with cold weather and how to prepare for it without injury to yourself or your home. Tips include ways to use a space heater to avoid electrical fires and what not to do to decrease the risk of injury or fire. It pays to pay attention to proper usage of space heaters so you can stay safe and warm when it’s cold outside. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during these colder winter months!

Special Thanks to 13WMAZ.com, to WMAZ and to ESFI for the article and video news report, Ways to protect your home from the cold weather.