Damaged Power Lines Or Poles
DAMAGED POWER LINES OR POLES
If you tangle an item in a power line, cut through an underground cable or spot any downed or damaged power lines or poles, please call your electricity retailer immediately to report the damage.
Treat any power lines or cables as live and keep all people well away from the area until we can send someone to make sure it is safe.
Remember, in an emergency – do not move people or machinery or you risk a receiving a fatal electric shock.