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Electricity is central to many aspects of our everyday lives and it's hard to imagine life without it. But, as we get more comfortable using it, we can also become more complacent. Electricity is a dangerous product so it's important to always take care when using electrical equipment to keep you and your family safe. That’s why we've provided some electrical safety tips that you can use at home, work, on the farm and during cyclones and storms.

Safety always comes first at Horizon Power. We are committed to providing the safest and most reliable power supply to customers and we work hard to safely and quickly restore power supplies.

Please, always be aware of electricity and report any electrical incidents or faults immediately to Horizon Power by telephoning 13 23 51 and in emergency situations, dial 000.

Click on the sections below for useful electrical safety tips, brochures and advertisements to help keep you and your family safe.

Stay safe this cyclone and storm season

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Following some simple steps before, during and after a cyclone or storm can help you stay safe and reduce the risk of power interruptions caused by extreme weather events. Here are a few tips to help you in preparing your home and family before cyclone season.

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Farm safety

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There are many things to be aware of when working near electricity. The risks can be even greater on farms where physical damage to electrical systems can be caused by livestock, equipment, and people. By working together we can ensure safe and reliable power supplies for you, your family, employees and the community.

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