Start the new semester with electric safety

Aug 10, 2021

Stay safe this semester… As students and teachers across the area are returning to the classroom, GRDA is passing along some electrical safety tips to keep in mind as the new school year begins.

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

Thousands of students across the region are slowly shifting from summer mode back into a more structured school routine. That means many may also be setting up new workstations at home, in a classroom or perhaps in a dorm room. If that is the case for you or your student, then it’s a great time to revisit electric safety.

The Grand River Dam Authority wants them to stay safe this semester, whether they are headed to Pre-K, junior high or college. With that in mind, here are some safety tips that are ready to go back to school with your student:

Your friends at GRDA want all students to have a safe school year!

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.