Generator Safety

Man outside working on a portable generatorLate autumn, winter, and early spring are times when the threat of inclement weather and other unexpected interruptions cause extended power outages. Many of us, including our friends, family, and neighbors, have considered purchasing or borrowing portable generators to use in the event of such a power outage. For the safety of you and your family, along with our field personnel, HEA encourages you to read the following tips on generator safety and operation.  Follow instructions – Carefully read and follow all manufacturer’s instructions, suggestions, and safety precautions.

View the HEA Generator Safety Brochure (PDF)