Usage and Safety 
electrical safety 

Safety First

Increase your safety by preparing for storms ahead of time.  Review our preparation guidelines and print them out if you are anticipating a storm. Remember, no line is safe to touch, ever!
If you are currently experiencing an electrical emergency or outage, please call 1-800-696-1000.

Electrical Safety Myths

Help us promote electrical safety by helping us dispel these common misconceptions.

Storm Safety

Prepare for a storm and keep a few things in mind during squalls to increase your comfort and safety.

Trees and Power Lines

CMP’s Tree Care program helps prevent outages. We may be working in your neighborhood this year!

Generator Safety 

Electrical generators can be helpful and convenient, but they must be used safely.