Category Archives: Electrocution

TikTok Outlet Challenge Dangerous, Warns Lawyer

The Tik Toc outlet challenge is a dangerous dare that puts participants at risk of electrocution and electrical shock injury and/or burn injuries.

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Can A Child Be Electrocuted By A Phone Charger?

Here are the steps parents can take to protect their children from being electrocuted or suffering an electric shock injury caused by a cell phone charger.

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NEC vs NESC: What’s the difference?

NEC vs NESC: Learn the difference between the National Electrical Code and National Electrical Safety and see how they work together to keep you safe.

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18 Space Heater Safety Tips To Prevent Electrical Fires

Here are 18 space heater safety tips that strike just the right balance between using space heaters to stay warm and using them safely during the winter.

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If A Tree Falls On Power Lines, Who Is Responsible?

If a tree falls on power lines, then the electric utility company that owns the lines is generally responsible for repairing them and restoring power.

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Space Heaters and Power Strips: What Are The Dangers?

The #1 thing you need to know about space heaters and power strips is to not mix the two! You cannot plug a space heater into a multi-outlet power strip.

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What is Electric Shock Drowning: Incidents and Prevention Explained

Learn everything you need to know about electric shock drowning including what electric shock drowning is, incidents, prevention and how to help a victim.

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Electric Shock First Aid Treatment And Safety Tips

If someone has been injured in an electricity-related incident, then knowing how to provide electric shock first aid will be essential to helping them.

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Electric Shock Prevention: 15 Tips On How To Prevent Electric Shock

Follow these 15 electric shock prevention tips to help avoid serious and life-altering injuries that can be caused by being electrically shocked.

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Who is responsible for trimming trees near power lines?

Electric utilities are responsible for trimming trees near power lines.They are required to do so by the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC).

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