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Safe Construction with Electricity

This booklet provides important safety and customer service information to help you stay safe when working near electricity networks and to explain key steps when you require services from ESB Networks. 

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How you can avoid hitting electrical cables when digging and drilling

This booklet provides guidelines that apply to all work that involves penetrating the ground at or below surface level where there maybe ESB Networks cables or privately owned cables.

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Public Safety Strategy 2017-2020

Public Safety Strategy and Action Plan 2017-2020.  Educating the public to act safely near electricity.  Download PDF | 2MB


Be Winter Ready

This document details some helpful information on how you can prepare and stay safe during the winter months.

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Avoidance of Electrical Hazards when working near overhead lines

This is a Poster on the avoidance of Electrical Hazards when working near overhead electric lines.

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Consequences of Flooding for Electrical Safety

As well as the in-describable hardships that many people are enduring with flooded homes, farmland and roads, there are important personal safety matters that need your attention. The combination of water and electricity is extremely dangerous and you need to remain vigilant at all times to stay safe.

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Electrical Hazards Overhead Lines

Avoid electrical hazards when working near overhead electric lines

Accidents are caused by failure to take all practicable precautions to prevent accidental contact with live overhead electrical lines.  Recommended methods and procedures are set out in this booklet which, if adopted, will provide a positive approach to the elimination of these tragedies.

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Electrical and Magnetic Fields

ESB Networks Electrical and Magnetic Fields

In accordance with our desire to deal in an open manner with this issue we are providing you with this information on the subject of electrical and magnetic fields. The quality of your living and working environment, along with the welfare of livestock and farm crops is of the utmost importance to us at all times.

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Safe Use of Electricity in the Home

The Safe use of electricity in the home

This booklet provides safety tips and instructions on how to use electricity safely in you home.

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Farm Well Farm Safely

Farm Well Farm Safely

This booklet provides you with some useful steps when it comes to working safely and effectively with electricity on the farm.  A good reference booklet to keep to hand.

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