Creating an electrical safety plan before you plant a tree

Trees and power lines often coexist without problems. However, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t take precautions when planting a tree. Not only do dangers lurk for the person planting the tree, nearby power lines and trees can be harmed as well. Trees growing too close to electrical lines are the primary cause of momentary short… Continue reading Creating an electrical safety plan before you plant a tree

Call 811 Before You Dig!

When planning outdoor work that requires digging such as planting a tree, putting in a new children’s play set or excavating for construction, visit http://www.811Now.com or call 811 before you dig. Southeastern Indiana REMC is a member of this free statewide service created to reduce damage to underground facilities and promote public safety by lowering… Continue reading Call 811 Before You Dig!