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- Wear shoes when using electrical appliances.
- Don't use electric lawn equipment on wet grass or shrubs.
- Put up antennae where they can't touch or fall across power lines.
- Check for power lines running through or near trees before trimming branches.
- Keep outdoor wiring on a separate circuit.
- Make sure the wiring is properly grounded.
- Protect the wiring against moisture.