Contractors

In Case of Contact

Electrical:
  • Call 911 and MidAmerican Energy at 800-799-4443 immediately.
  • Warn co-workers to stay away.
  • Do NOT touch the equipment and the ground at the same time.
  • Stay on the equipment unless it's on fire.
  • If you must exit the equipment, jump clear and land with your feet together. Shuffle away with feet together and on the ground.
Gas Pipeline – Escaping Gas:
  • Call 911 and MidAmerican Energy at 800-595-5325 immediately.
  • Call your supervisor.
  • Call 811 to notify the state one call agency.
  • Keep people out of the area.
  • Keep all ignition sources (like vehicles) away, as this can cause gas to ignite.
  • Be available to tell emergency personnel what happened.
Gas Pipeline – No Escaping Gas:
  • Call 911 and MidAmerican Energy at 800-595-5325 immediately.
  • Call your supervisor.
  • Call 811 to notify the state one call agency.
  • Be available to tell MidAmerican Energy personnel what happened.
Other Utility:
  • Notify the utility owner immediately.
  • If you cut a fiber optic cable, do not look into the end of it. This can cause serious eye damage even if the light source is not visible.
In the event of any type of utility contact, take appropriate safety steps and notify the utility immediately.