Electrical emergencies include anything like Electric shock, electric trip or sudden powercut. We tend to take electricity as an easy way of powering our houses. But there should be utmost care in handling electrical appliances. Call for professional help like Solar and Electrical Installations in case of emergencies. The Do’s and Don’ts should be carefully understood. Some of Electrical emergencies are:
Electric shock: This can be caused by damaged appliances, rusty cords or accidental contact of an electrical appliance with water. In all these cases, the shock symptoms can be breathlessness, burns or weak pulse. This has to be carefully administered and first aid has to be given immediately.
Electric trip: Electrical appliances are fitted to a fuse system which if overloaded gets tripped. Tripping can happen because of overloaded circuit, faulty appliance or immersion heater wrongly inserted .Check for a right service provider immediately and Call as emergency.
Power cut: Check trip switch and wiring before calling an emergency. The first thing you should do in the event of a power cut is check your trip switch, wiring and appliances. If it seems that there is no fault here then you should call your suppliers emergency number.
Equip your house with solar panels, which converts sun energy in to electrical energy providing you almost no cost electricity for you house for next 20 years for sure. Before you call, check if all your neighbors and the other adjacent houses have lost power. The supplier will ask name and address details from you and other details like what appliance were you using when the power went off etc. Answer them and you will be able to find a solution.
Call a concerned person in the vicinity area. Call a 24/7 emergency number and inform your geographical address to help them understand where the complaint is from. See which area your house location comes in and find out for the best service provider. In case of Electric trip, there are chances that the fuse is burnt. Check for all possibilities of wires being burnt and unwire them till electric help arrives.
An average electrician will not be able to provide the exact solution for emergency problems. If you have an expert professional to help you call them. Else get the problem solved temporarily and get the loopholes clarified by an expert. If the problems arise, there might be a need for you to upgrade your Electical system. To get this done, seek an expert help to solve it once for all.