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Electricity hazards safety guide

Is it an emergency?

For life-threatening emergencies, call triple zero (000).

If it is a flood, storm, tsunami or earthquake emergency, call the SES on 132 500.

Stay aware, be prepared in an electrical emergency

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If you are caught in an emergency situation, knowing what to do and who to call can help avoid risk further injury or death.

This is a guide for Victorian emergency services personnel when dealing with potential electricity hazards and managing safety where the electricity supply system may be involved in fire, rescue and other emergency situations.

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