Dealing with Downed Power Lines

Dealing with Downed Power Lines

Thankfully, downed power lines aren’t common. When lines do get knocked down, though—usually due to severe weather or vehicle accidents—they pose a serious potential danger. Even if a downed line doesn’t hum, spark or “dance,” it can still be carrying dangerously...
Lives Are on the Line!

Lives Are on the Line!

If your agricultural or oil field equipment has come into contact with an electric line, you’ve driven into an electric pole, or you’ve come across downed lines—assume the lines are energized even if they aren’t buzzing or humming. These are all potentially dangerous...
Call 811 Before You Dig: It’s Free

Call 811 Before You Dig: It’s Free

A Season for Landscaping, Digging…and Dialing 811 As flowers bloom and trees fill with leaves, it’s the perfect time to start a landscaping project. However, it’s critical to call 811 before you dig to find out where underground utility lines run on your...