Fuses, breakers, and electric circuits …

May 08, 2023

May is National Electric Safety Month and the Grand River Dam Authority is proud to join with organizations like the Electric Safety Foundation International (ESFI) to pass along important safety tips all month long.


More about electric safety … May is National Electric Safety Month and GRDA is proud to join in the effort to encourage safety by sharing important tips all month long.

This week we want to share some information about some electric components that can be found in every residence: fuses or breakers. Remember, NEVER attempt a project that is beyond your skill level. Knowing when to call a professional electrician can help prevent electrical fires, injuries and even fatalities.

Your friends at GRDA encourage you to always put safety first when it comes to electricity. For more helpful tips, visit

GRDA is Oklahoma’s largest public power electric 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.