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Working Near Powerlines At Home

Look Out at Home

It is important to stay safe around powerlines and around all other electrical distribution system equipment. In order to be safe, stay educated about the dangers related to overhead and underground powerlines.

The three most common powerline hazards at home are:

  1. Using ladders
  2. Trimming trees (see Landscaping & Tree Trimming
  3. Flying kites

Resource:

Electrical Safety Authority Powerline Safety at Home “Look Up Look Out” link: www.esasafe.com/assets/files/esasafe/pdf/ESA-LookUp-at-home.pdf