Electrical Safety: Pool Pointers To Avoid ESD

Electrical Safety: Pool Pointers To Avoid ESD

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety and shock prevention tips with a special focus on pool safety and prevention of electrical shock drowning (ESD). Discussed are the electrical hazards that can present themselves in connection with pool equipment and accessories that, if not properly installed, can leak electrical current. Shared are tips to help avoid electric shock for swimmers and what equipment should be used and installed that will provide the most safety when something doesn’t function properly. Also described are the symptoms of ESD so you know what to expect if it should happen to you or someone you’re swimming with. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart both as a swimmer and swimming pool owner! 

Special Thanks to HNGNews.com, to NewsUSA, to ECCN and to Grayling Love for the article, Enhance Pool Safety: Help Protect Your Family From Electric Shock Drowning. 

Electrical Safety: When a Pool Turns Deadly

Electrical Safety: When a Pool Turns Deadly

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical fatality news story that focuses on pool safety and the electrical system that controls it and why, when electrical hazards are present, they need to be repaired. This story shows what can happen to someone in a pool when electrical wiring is not properly installed and when electrical components do not meet the requirements of the system. This story also shows the importance of having electrical inspections done on pools to be sure they are safe and free of electrical hazards that could cause electrocution, thus saving a life, a person from drowning. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart concerning pool maintenance and repair to help prevent electrocution deaths!

We offer our condolences to the family of Rachel Rossof. 

Special Thanks to NYDailyNews.com, to Elizabeth Elizalde, and to the family of Rachel Rossof, for this importance news story, Family of North Carolina Teen ‘paralyzed’ by electricity in pool before drowning sues two companies. 

Electrical Safety: Summertime Water Activities

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a focus on water-based activities and how to protect yourself from electrical shock in the summertime. Included are tips on the protective power of Ground Fault Circuit Interruptors (GFCIs) and how they work and tips on reducing the risk of electric shock with appliances and outlets. Also included are power line safety tips as well as swimming and boat safety so you can be wise, aware and safe guarded against electrical shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart whenever you are engaged in water-based activities!

Special Thanks to SafeElectricity.org for the article, “Life Saving” Lessons to be Learned. 

Electrical Safety: Does Your Home Harbor Hazards?

 

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical and other hazards that can be present in your home, especially electrical hazards likely if your home is older. Hazards in your home are sometimes hidden and require an awareness of when things don’t sound or feel quite right, especially in regards to electrical equipment and based on your electrical usage and if your electrical system is able to handle the load. Tips include what to look for to help prevent electrical fires and electrical shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner!

Special Thanks to ChicagoTribune.com and to Danielle Braff for the article, Obvious Threats Around the House. 

 

Electrical Safety: Pool Problems

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares an electrical safety new story featuring pool wiring done by a lice nsed electrician and pulling a permit when required and the dangers of electrical shock that can take place when the electrical wiring is done in a shoddy manner. Pool Problems can be a serious hazard, even causing fatalities if the shock is severe enough. Be sure to have a licensed electrician take care of your pool’s electrical wiring. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner.

Special Thanks to Local10.com and to Roger Lohse for the article, Shoddy Electrical Work Lead to 3 Kids injuries at a pool in Hialeah.

Electrical Safety: Possible Pool Problems

Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety information in regards to pool wiring systems that can help prevent deadly electrical shock with focus on the 12 volt continuous grounded system versus a possibly deadly 120 volt system that may not be grounded. It is vitally important to be sure that your pool’s wiring is done properly by a licensed electrician and that it’s properly grounded to help avoid deadly electric shock. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner and pool owner.

Special Thanks to Miami.cbslocal.com, to Gary Nelson and to Walter Sanders for the article, Pool Electrocutions Highlights Wiring Safety Issues.