Power of Community - Pedernales Electric Cooperative

Safety Tips 

Texas Utilities

Pedernales Electric is committed to the safe, reliable delivery of electricity. Part of this commitment involves giving you information about the safety hazards of electricity.

To help avoid dangerous electrical situations, take a minute to review our safety precautions. Using the links to the left, you will find electrical safety information, including:

  • General safety and preparedness tips for summer and winter months
  • Suggestions for landscaping around utility fixtures
  • Laws for safely working near overhead electric lines and digging with mechanical equipment

If you have questions or would like more information, please call us toll-free at 1-888-554-4732 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. In addition, you may schedule a free presentation for your civic or business group on any of these topics by calling PEC’s Speakers Bureau.

Home Electrical System Safety


Fundamentals of Electricity

Learn the basics of electricity step by step – from power generation and energy delivery to electrical safety.

Virtual home safety tour

Virtual Home Safety Tour

Produced for the Electrical Safety Foundation International, this instructional tour offers tips to help you make your home safer.
(May not be compatible with mobile devices.)