Safety on the Job
Keep everyone and everything far away from overhead power lines.
This includes people, machinery, equipment, and any materials you use, like scaffolding tools, boat masts, fruit-picking poles, antennas,
If someone gets shocked, Call 911
Your first step is to call 911 and inform the operator that it’s an electrical emergency. Don’t touch anything or anybody that’s been in contact with energized equipment, and keep others away too. If the person is free from the electricity source and not touching it at all, administer first aid including CPR if needed. Be sure medical help is sought immediately, even though electrical burns may not be visible.