Community, Diversity, Sustainability and other Overused Words

Articles written by Paul Netter

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  • The Biggest Splash is a Safe Swimming Pool

    Paul Netter, Southern California Edison|Jul 6, 2022

    Life might indeed be cool by the pool, but it's even better when it's safe in and around the water. That safety begins with an annual electrical inspection - of your pool, hot tub or spa and all their working parts to ensure that life-saving devices like ground fault circuit interrupters (GFCIs) and all grounding and bonding systems are functioning correctly to prevent hidden electrical hazards. "With swimming pools and hot tubs bringing water and electricity close together, it is critical to...

  • Safety Belongs on the Thanksgiving Menu

    Paul Netter, Southern California Edison|Nov 25, 2021

    Too many cooks in the kitchen might perfectly describe an over-the-top situation. But at Thanksgiving, the worst time of the year for home-cooking fires, always having at least one cook in the kitchen is unquestionably the safest way prevent the leading cause of those fires - unattended stovetop cooking. This is crucial all year, but especially on Thanksgiving Day when reported home-cooking fires reach an annual peak by more than tripling to an average of 1,400 nationally compared to 430 on a...