- Advice From Your Local Emergency Electrician York North Yorkshire
First Off, has anyone been electrocuted?
YES? Call 999 IMMEDIATELY and ask for an ambulance.
If you see something that is an emergency outside of the house, here is some advice from NationalGrid.com :
Electricity emergencies and safety advice
If you spot a potential hazard on or near an overhead electricity line please call
0800 40 40 90
24 hours a day.
Our electricity and gas networks cross areas of land, in towns, cities and in the countryside, that are mostly owned and occupied by third parties. The areas of land surrounding our equipment are constantly subject to change and development.
In an emergency
Do not approach any hazard, even at ground level. Keep as far away as possible. Follow these steps: