Staying safe


Tipmont delivers energy to eight counties in midwestern Indiana through a network of power lines and electric transmission and distribution systems.

When used appropriately, electricity is a safe and reliable energy source. However, it can be very dangerous when used carelessly or irresponsibly. We’ve provided these important electrical safety tips and information to help you and your family enjoy the comfort and convenience that electricity provides.

Staying safe

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If you plan on doing any digging on your property, make sure you “Know what’s below”.

Trees and power lines just aren’t a good mix.

Be prepared for storm-related outages. 

Watt’s what?? Electrical safety terms every homeowner should know. 

The taller a tree will become, the further it needs to be from overhead lines. Use this guide to help you know which trees to plant. 

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Most Recent Safety Blogs

June 23, 2023
After more than 25 years in the safety industry, Jon Biggs still finds too many people getting hung up on...
April 28, 2023
If you cut a fiber line while digging, even small projects can become big problems — and costly ones. Before...
January 4, 2023
When winter arrives, Hoosiers are never sure of what to expect. Indiana winters include everything from heavy snows, to freezing...