Electrical Safety: Education and Demonstration

Electrical Safety: Education and Demonstration

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on power lines and their hazards and how you can protect yourself from electrical shock.  Tips include what to do when you want to dig in your yard, how to handle a vehicular accident that involves power lines and what can cause a power outage with downed power lines and fuses. It’s importance for us to be aware of electrical hazards that can occur without our knowledge and how best to protect ourselves from electrical current that may not be obvious. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart in your neighborhood around power lines! 

Special Thanks to Santee Cooper TV and to Santee Cooper’s Power Line Hazards Awareness Demonstration for the video, PHAD: Powerline Hazards Awareness Demonstration Unit-Electrical. 

Electrical Safety: Winter Weather Advisory

Electrical Safety: Winter Weather Advisory

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on winter weather and the hazards associated with such an occurrence. Tips include power line safety whether you’re on foot or in a vehicle and how to handle such an emergency. Tips also include how to protect your electronics if the power goes out so as to prevent damage. Also included are tips for preparing before the storm so you’re ready and safe. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during winter weather and its aftermath!

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org for this article, Weathering a Winter Storm. 

Electrical Safety: Generator Guidelines

Electrical Safety: Generator Guidelines

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety, burn prevention and shock prevention tips with a special focus on generators and what you need to do to protect yourself from associated hazards. Tips include what is required for permanent installation, where and how to use a portable generator, appliance preparation before use, and where to put it, for pet and kids safety. Follow these guidelines in order to stay safe with your generator use, no matter what kind you purchase and use. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when using generators!

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org for the article, Generator Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Storm Preparedness

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Electrical Safety: Storm Preparedness

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on storm preparedness and how to protect your home and yourself from electrical hazards. Tips include how to prepare for before, during and after a storm, especially severe weather like hurricanes. Tips mentioned are proper handling of appliances, safety around downed power lines, and what to do with your home when dealing with an evacuation, as well as proper generator usage. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart during severe weather to help prevent electrical shock and handle your home’s electrical system properly! 

Special Thanks to Mauinow.com and to Maui Electric for the article, Maui Electric Urges Public to be Prepared as Storms Approach. 

Electrical Safety: When Disaster Strikes!

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Electrical Safety: When Disaster Strikes!

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on weather-related disasters and how you can keep yourself safe before, during and after a severe weather event. Tips include statistics in direct connection with lightning strikes, flooding and fires. Safety tips include ways to protect yourself with lightning, proper use of appliances and generators, and electrical flooding issues as well as power line safety. Take action to help prevent disasters from directly impacting your safety. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when disasters strike!

Special Thanks to ESFI.org for the article and infographic, Home Disaster Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Storm Preparedness and Avoiding Hazards

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Electrical Safety: Storm Preparedness and Avoiding Hazards

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on storms and being safe around power lines. Tips include how to prepare for storms, especially with power lines and trees, including the proper distance from downed power lines after a storm. Also included are proper heater purchase, plus cautions concerning flooding and any damage that may be done to your home’s electrical system and what to do if there is any, and when you need to call a licensed electrician. Proper generator use is also mentioned. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when a storm hits your neighborhood!

Special Thanks to ESASafe.com and to Electrical Safety Authority for the article, What to do when stormy weather hits. 

Electrical Safety: Your Home When There’s a Flood

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Electrical Safety: Your Home When There’s a Flood

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety information with a special focus on flooding and the electrical hazards associated with flooding and your home’s electrical system as well as neighborhood hazards. Tips include dealing with utilities and your home’s electrical system as well as what to do with appliances in accessing any damage. Also mentioned is power line safety and specific cautions with water and electricity as you deal with the aftermath to protect you from electric shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart when flooding hits your neighborhood! 

Special Thanks to ESFI for the article, Flood Safety: High Water, High Stakes.

Electrical Safety: Generator Use for Power Outages

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety word with a special focus on generators and how to use them safely during power outages. Tips include types of generators available and when you need a licensed electrician to properly install it. Also mentioned are the importance of smoke/carbon monoxide alarms as well as how and where to plug it what you need power to and where NOT to plug in to keep everyone safe. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner when using a generator!

Special Thanks to PSEG Long Island for the video, Generator Safety. 

Electrical Safety: Cautions about Generators

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety word of caution with a special focus on generators and how to avoid electrical hazards with its installation and usage. Included are tips with where to plug it in, what cord to use, and how to prevent electrical shock both in your home and on the electrical lines. Generators are a great way to have power when yours goes out, but please use it safely. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a Homeowner with generator usage!

Special Thanks to Traveler’s and Jim, for the video, Travelers: Stay Safe: Electrical Hazards When Using a Generator. 

Electrical Safety: Generators and Their Hazards

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Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips and information about generators and their proper use, especially during severe weather that interrupts your power supply. Included are steps necessary to prevent hazards with improper use. Accessing basic needs, proper choice of type of generator with types available explained, proper installation and usage as well as maintenance with your safety in mind are shared. Take proper precautions with generator use to keep you safe and supplied with your electrical needs. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart this winter when the weather gets rough!

Special Thanks to PRweb.com, Safe Electricity, to Kyla Kruse and to Energy Education Council for the article, Safe Electricity Provides Essential Guidelines for Generator Safety.