Electrical Safety Tips

  • Do not touch electrical cords that are broken.
  • Do not touch electrical cords that have wires showing.
  • Do not overload outlets with too many plugs.
  • Do not pull on cords to unplug appliances.
  • Do not touch anything electrical while you are wet.
  • Do not touch anything electrical while you are standing in water.
  • Do not touch anything electrical while in the bathtub.
  • Keep electrical appliances away from water.
  • If a power line has fallen, stay away from it.
  • Immediately report fallen power lines.
  • Do not let your kids fly kites, balloons or model airplanes near a power line.
  • Do not climb power line poles.
  • Come inside during a thunderstorm.
  • Never swim during a storm.