Lightning surges from clouds to the ground through the best conductor around. Don't be that conductor for electricity!
Things To Do If You Are Outside During A Storm:
If you spot a safety hazard, such as a downed power line/wire, a tree sagging across a line, or a damaged utility pole, report it to Firelands immediately.
Electricity is so one of the most convenient and dependable forms of energy available. It is also one of the safest when you treat it with respect.
Touchstone Energy® Cooperatives is a national network of electric cooperatives across 46 states that provides resources and leverages partnerships to help member cooperatives and their employees better engage and serve their members. By working together, Touchstone Energy cooperatives stand as a source of power and information to their 32 million member-owners every day.