The two short videos below demonstrate the importance of being safe around electrical equipment.
Clarke Electric Cooperative is concerned about the safety of our employees, member-owners and general public. We are dedicated to educating the public about the benefits as well as the dangers of electricity. Here are just a few safety tips to keep in mind when you're around electricity:
LOOK UP & LIVE
|Downed Power Lines||
|Kites||Never fly kites in storms or near utility lines.|
|Overhead Wires||If you are climbing a tree or using a ladder outside, be sure no wires run through or near the tree or near the ladder.|
|Water||Keep electrical appliances and toys away from water, including rain, wet ground, swimming pools, sprinklers and hoses.|
|Conductors of Electricity||