Electrical Safety

How to avoid, what to do, and first aid

How to avoid

Do not use electrical appliances when your hands are wet.

Always inspect electrical outlets and make sure they are safe.

Always use caution when working near or with electricity.

What to do

Wrap a towel around their arm and pull them away from the electricity.

Keep all electronic appliances away from water.

First Aid

Call 911 if seriously injured.

Don't move the person unless they're in immediate danger.

Don't touch them with your bare hands if they're still in contact with the electricity.