Winter Storm Safety

Indiana weather can be unpredictable, especially during the winter months. That’s why you should prepare for dangerous situations before a storm hits. It is crucial to develop a plan for prolonged power outages during these harsh months. Heavy snows, freezing rain, and ice storms can all create electrical hazards. 
“Being safe around electricity is something you should focus on year-round,” said Dana Cochran, Director of Marketing at Hendricks Power. “Indiana winters can bring a whole slew of dangerous hazards, especially where power lines are concerned.” 

Debunking Myths About Electricity

When it comes to electricity, what you don’t know can kill you. Unfortunately, sometimes we think we’ve got the facts when what we really know are popular myths perpetuated by social media, movie exaggerations, and unreliable sources. 

“That old saying ‘knowledge is power’ is very true, especially when electric power is involved,” Chris Gearld, Safety Director and Property Manager at Hendricks Power, said. “That’s why we take every opportunity we can to educate our consumers, young people, and other folks in the community about electric safety

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