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  • This Might Shock You: Downed Power Line

Video ID:  1646      Date:  2015      Minutes:  6     

If you come across a downed power line, stay as far away from it as you can and call Puget Sound Energy at 1-888-225-5773. Assume it is live. Never touch a downed power line or anything near it.
Do not drive over down power lines.

Should a power line fall on your car when you're driving, slowly continue to move completely clear of it. If you have been in a auto accident or your car can't move away from the power line, stay in the car until help arrives.

If a person or pet comes in contact with a power line, stay clear and call 911 immediately. Do not touch them or the wire.

Subjects Covered:  Accidents - Near Misses, Distracted Driving, Driving Safety, Electrical Safety, Hazard Recognition, Off-The-Job Safety     

Formats Available:  Online     

Closed Captioning/Subtitles:  No     

Languages Available:  English     

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