If you see a broken power line, DO NOT touch it. Stay away from it and call 911.
Read on for safety guidelines which apply to any power line, including smaller distribution lines that serve electricity to your home or business, and transmission lines such as those Great River Energy builds.
Stay safe when flying kites, building fires or hunting. Take caution during lightning storms.
Dos and don’ts regarding farm equipment, trucks and automobiles.
Proper clearances around power lines are required.
Learn about copper theft and what you can do to help prevent it.
Never allow a solid stream of water to hit a power line wire.
Different safety guidelines apply to electric and non-electric fences.
We use safe practices and follow NERC and NESC standards.
View a list of the personal protective equipment required for arc flash protection at each of our members’ distribution substations.