Electricity brings light and heat into our lives. And while we can be appreciative for all that, we should always remember to handle electricity with care. Click on the links below to take you further down the page.
Stay safe while you’re working outdoors.Stay safe while you’re playing outdoors.Stay safe around downed power lines.Stay safe around electrical substations.
In your home, you’ll find a service panel with fuses or circuit breakers. Fuses will “blow” and breakers will “trip” automatically in the instance of a short circuit or a power overload that could damage your wiring. Here’s what to do if that happens:
We’ve gathered more information to help you avoid electric shocks and burns:
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Look up. There are probably high-voltage power lines overhead. They’re dangerous and we want you to know what you need to know to avoid an accident.
If you see a downed power line
Around electrical substations
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