ATCO Electric would like to remind our farming community of the hazards associated with working and moving equipment around near power lines
ATCO Electric Farm Safety Tips
Today’s farm equipment is bigger than ever which can mean big problems when you’re working
around power lines. Contact with a power line can result in damaged equipment, severe
injuries or even death, but is 100 per cent preventable. Stay safe with these tips:
4. Plan before moving tall equipment. Map your route and locate any overhead power
lines. If you don’t know whether it’s safe to cross under or work near a power line, call
ATCO Electric for help: 1-855-277-1670.
For more information on working near power lines safely, visit atcoelectric.com.