BECOME AS SMART AS A FOX ABOUT ELECTRICITY

Electricity is an important part of our day-to-day lives. It keeps our phones charged, our refrigerators running, and our lights turned on. But it can also be very dangerous. Luckily there are simple rules to follow to keep you and your loved ones safe.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY KNOWLEDGE IS POWER

Do you know what to do in these situations?
Felix the Fox and Sam the Squirrel can teach you how to stay safe when you’re around electricity.

Planning a project involving digging?

Climbing up a ladder?

Spotted a downed power line?

Reaching for something around a power line?

Curious about your pad-mounted transformer?

Is your vehicle in contact with wires?

6 SIMPLE WAYS TO STAY SAFE

Don’t risk your safety!
Remember these six tips when dealing with electricity.

Before digging, always call Ontario One Call

Stay at least 3 to 6 metres from power lines

Stay 10 or more metres away from downed power lines

Never touch a power line with your hand or with an object

Never tamper with electrical equipment

Stay in your vehicle until power has been disconnected

Become as Smart as a Fox about Electricity

TAKE THE ELECTRICITY WHIZ QUIZ

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