Taking a Road Trip? Beware of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
October 13, 2019 16:30 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Ill., Oct. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- You may hit the road to enjoy a little time away or maybe to take in a car race or football game. If you are traveling there in an RV or...
Use LEDs This Holiday Season and Save Some Green
October 10, 2019 17:32 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Oct. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Clark Griswolds and Martha May Whoviers (How the Grinch Stole Christmas) of the world can rejoice a bit more this holiday season by switching to...
Safe Electricity Urges Safety First Around Power Lines
September 24, 2019 16:15 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Sept. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Unfortunately, accidents involving live power lines happen and they can be deadly:   On September 7, an East Peoria (Illinois) man was electrocuted...
Farmers: Increase Your Safety Yield During Harvest
September 11, 2019 11:04 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Ill., Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In 2017, farmers ranked eighth in the list of civilian jobs with high fatality rates published by the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s Bureau of Labor...
Beware of Electrical Dangers in Dorm Rooms
August 23, 2019 11:37 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Ill., Aug. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Millions of college students have survived move-in day on campuses across the country. While this is an exciting time for undergrads everywhere,...
Generic Chargers Can Cause Serious Injury
August 15, 2019 16:10 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Ill., Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- People are always losing their phone chargers. As a solution, many people reach for the low-cost, generic plug-in USB chargers and charging...
Play it Safe at Outdoor Sports Facilities
April 23, 2019 11:00 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Ill., April 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There is much to think about as athletes, coaches, parents and others gear up for a new sports season this spring. Although physical safety is...
Electrical Dangers Rise Along with the Water in the Carolinas
September 18, 2018 12:38 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, IL, Sept. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hurricane Florence has weakened, but the storm is far from over. The threat of tornadoes and continued flooding remains a serious problem in many...
Fourth of July Safety Warning: Water Recreation and Electric Shock Drowning (ESD)
June 28, 2018 09:30 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, Ill, June 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Independence Day is a good time to talk about water safety.  Life vests, fire extinguishers, floatation devices that can be thrown in the water,...
Help Prevent Electric Shock Drowning, Swimming Tragedies
June 29, 2017 10:19 ET | Energy Education Council - Safe Electricity
Springfield, IL, June 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the approach of the July 4 holiday weekend, Safe Electricity is urging water recreation enthusiasts to be aware of the potential for...