Metal thieves often leave ESB Networks equipment in an unsafe condition which can put the public at risk and also disrupt the electricity supply.
Electricity infrastructure is all around you. If you are planning an outdoor leisure activity take note of any overhead power lines.
Consequences of Flooding for Electrical Safety
Flooding causes extreme hardship to people because of flooded homes, farmland and roads. The combination of water and electricity is extremely dangerous. ESB Networks advises all electricity customers to be extra vigilant during times of heavy flooding.
Flooding and electrical safety (002)
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