Are You Ready For The Rains?

Are You Ready For The Rains?

Ready For The Rains?

  1. Ensure branches are trimmed so they do not make contact with wet power lines
  2. Ensure all electrical wiring in your building is safe and properly installed
  3. Stay away from any downed power lines, poles or leaning poles.
  4. Do not touch any electrical appliance with wet hands
  5. Do not drive over any downed power cable
  6. When in a very heavy storm, find a safe place to park and wait out the storm.
  7. Do not stand under or near power installations during rainfall,
  8. Do not try to lift or evacuate a downed pole after a storm. It may still be energized.
  9. Do not turn on ANY electrical device or appliance that is wet.
  10. Ensure there are no poles, antennae or naked wires located near power lines
  11. If untrained in electrical safety and hazards management, please do not attempt to free someone who has made contact with a live power line. Call the Fire Service or Ikeja Electric immediately.
  12. Carry out an external examination of your premises to ensure it is safe from electrical hazards during this season.
  13. Where there is a Power Cut after rains, do not attempt to fix yourself and do not call a quack technician. Refer any fault to IE through our Customer Service Contacts.
  14. For any other Safety Concerns, please send an email to hse@ikejaelectric.com

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