A downed line is an emergency

Down. Danger. Dial.

Remember to stay back at least 10 metres from a fallen power line and dial 911

We want to keep you and your family safe from downed power lines. That means being able to recognize what a downed line looks like, knowing how far back to stay (10 metres), and understanding that a downed line is always dangerous – even if it's not buzzing or sparking like in the movies.

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