Recognizing and maintaining electric safety around your home, business and community are the most important ways by which you can protect yourself, your loved ones and neighbors from serious injury or even death.
Take a few minutes to review our safety tips, from what to during a power outage to reporting wire or energy theft.
For the safety of our electric crews, as well as your own and other motorists, please slow down when you see the warning signs or lights of bucket trucks and lineman in or near roadways. Consider the following tips when you approach such areas:
- Follow the directions given by warning signs, traffic flaggers or law enforcement professionals.
- Reduce speed as you travel through a work area. It’s not only the law but common sense, as well.
- Respect traffic cones and other control devices. Often times, these are the only item standing between our linemen and your vehicle.
- Do not allow distractions take your eyes off the roadway as you travel through the work area.
- Know that the safety of Unitil’s electric crews depends on your caring and understanding.
For more information on electrical safety, please contact us at 888-301-7700 800-852-3339 (Capital NH) or 800-582-7276 (Seacoast NH).
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