Electrical safety tips for power tools

Aug 04, 2020

Completing some do-it-yourself projects around the house? If those projects involve using power tools, the Grand River Dam Authority wants you to keep these electrical safety tips in mind.

Power for Progress… a weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority.

As more of us are spending time at home these days, with good weather for being outdoors, perhaps we are busy checking things off the “to do” list around the house. If conditions are right for you to be working your way through some do-it-yourself projects, electrical safety always needs to be a priority. In fact, here are a few tips, passed along from the Electrical Safety Foundational International to keep in mind while completing those projects.

Your friends at GRDA want you to stay safe while you complete those projects at home.

GRDA is Oklahoma’s largest public power utility; fully funded by revenues from electric and water sales instead of taxes. Each day, GRDA strives to be an “Oklahoma agency of excellence” by focusing on the 5 E’s: electricity, economic development, environmental stewardship, employees and efficiency.