Outdoor safety

Please call us immediately if you think you may have an electric or natural gas emergency.

Learn how to stay safe around electricity and natural gas.

  • Call before you dig
    Always call before digging to avoid hitting buried utility lines.
  • Who's there?
    Know how to identify WPS employees out surveying or maintaining natural gas and electric equipment.
  • Pipeline awareness
    Help prevent pipeline damage and keep our communities safe.
  • Power line safety
    Know how to stay safe when near electric power lines.
  • Power outage safety tips
    Keep your family safe during a storm or power outage.
  • Tree trimming
    Have trees growing into or on power lines? Call 800‑450‑7260.
  • Sewer line safety
    Always call before you or anyone else attempts to clear a blocked sewer line.
  • Flood safety
    Take a few simple steps to keep your family safe if your basement floods.
  • Dam site safety
    Know how to be safe when working or playing near our hydro dams.
  • Vent and meter safety
    During the winter months remember these important tips.