While Shock Alert, LLC can detect small amounts of electricity, which may be non-lethal, it is recommended to have your pool or dock inspected to be safe.
Electricity can travel far distances based on the level of voltage, so it is best to educate and inform everyone in your surrounding area about testing your water before you swim.
Anyone who loves the water! Whether you are a home pool owner, a hotel manager w a pool, a lake go-er or dock/boat owner or even a traveler who wants to check before they swim- Shock Alert, LLC is a device that will give you peace of mind.
There are marine codes that regulate docks and boats. They are NFPA 303 (Fire Protection Standard for Marinas and Boatyards), NFPA 70, and National Electric Code 555 (NEC). Boatus.com also notes “boats not wired in accordance with standards set forth by the American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC) can be a source of AC leakage.”