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Coastal Electric is dedicated to ensuring the safety of our employees, our members, and the general public and we strive to uphold our strong record of safe practices. You can learn about electrical safety, and safety in general on this page by following these links.

Electrical Safety - We can't live without electricity but it must be respected and used wisely.

Generator Safety - Portable generators can help you through a prolonged outage but improper use may risk the folks trying to fix your power.

811 Call Before You Dig - A call to 811 72 hours before you dig could save you from unexpected repair costs and fines.

Tree Trimming Safety - Be aware of power lines when working on trees or shrubs in your yard.

Hurricane Safety - Hurricanes are a destructive natural phenomenon that occurs about 40 to 50 times worldwide each year. Here's how to be safe.

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