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Electrical safety tips for storm season

Down, danger, dial: electrical safety tips to help British Columbians stay safe during storm season

Electrical equipment is more prone to damage during the fall and winter months when high winds and heavy rain can cause trees to fall on power lines and knock down power poles. If you come across a fallen power line, assume it is dangerous, stay at least 10 metres back – the length of a school bus – and dial 9-1-1.

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