A split second can change everything. Watch our customers share their own powerful stories of close calls with electricity.
 

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This is Doug's Story

Just weeks before his wedding, Doug suffered an accident that changed his life forever.

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This is Cindy's Story

Just weeks before their wedding, Cindy received a call—her fiancé had fallen on a live power line at work and they didn’t know if he would make it.

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This is Bobby's Story

Meet Bobby, a man who survived a farmer's nightmare.

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This is Tom's Story

It was a bright January morning when Tom witnessed a line contact while on his way back from work.

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This is Calvin's Story

Years after a life-threatening power line contact, a father of four and his family are reminded of how close they were to tragedy.

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This is Renita's Story

As a parent, the safety of your family is always your first priority.

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This is Lyle's Story

Lyle came face-to-face with a potentially fatal power line contact.

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This is Ben's Story

Former Saskatchewan Roughrider Ben Heenan relives his family’s contact with an overhead line.

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This is Bryant's Story

At 16 years old, Bryant never thought he would have to consider that he might lose his life.

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This is Erik's Story

If you farm, you know that power line contacts can happen at any time—and can be deadly.

The Power to Choose

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E. Bourassa & Sons

“Life is so precious. We want to make sure that that's the forefront of everyone's focus around here.”

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Markusson New Holland

“Slow down, step back, evaluate what you're doing and proceed with what you're doing after you've looked around, checked your surroundings, checked out the situation.”

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Pattison Agriculture

“We believe if we can't do is safe, we won't do it at all.”

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Cervus Equipment

“Life is so precious. We want to make sure that that's the forefront of everyone's focus around here.”

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Western Sales

"That could have been me or that could have been my father or my father-in-law or family members, and it hits close to home because we are such a small town really.”

Powerful Stories: Between the Lines

We spent the day with the mayor of Lemberg, SK, to talk about his own family’s experiences with line contacts, and what his community is doing to stay safe. Watch this special four-part series.

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Episode 1: Lemberg Pop 313

Meet Murray Clarke, Mayor of Lemberg, on the first episode of Between the Lines.

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Episode 3: Coffee Row

Murray meets his crew for coffee and to exchange stories about local line contacts.

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Episode 2: Murray's Contact

Murray talks about his own contact with an overhead line on unfamiliar land.

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Episode 4: 16 Hour Days

Murray and his son talk about one of the biggest safety hazards on the farm — fatigue.

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