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Outdoor Safety Tips

Stay away from low-hanging power lines, downed lines and damaged poles! Report problems to CenterPoint Energy: 713-207-2222.

Work Safely Outside
Follow these tips to work safely with or near electrical equipment.

Planting and Trimming Trees
Follow these guidelines to plant and manage trees and other vegetation safely.

Boating and Water Safety
Watch out for overhead electric lines near boat docks and piers.

Electrical Safety Around Pools
When cleaning pools, keep at least 10 feet between yourself (including your pool skimmer) and power lines.

Free Electrical Safety Presentations for the Home
CenterPoint Energy's Speakers Bureau offers free home electrical safety presentations for civic and community organizations.

For More Safety Information
If you would like more information on electrical safety, just call CenterPoint Energy at 713-945-6707 or e-mail us.

To schedule an electrical safety program for a school, call CenterPoint Energy Community Relations at 713-207-3501 or e-mail us.