SRP Offers Free Electrical Safety Workshop for Contractors on Saturday, April 22
SRP invites landscapers, building painters, tree trimmers, crane operators, framers, roofers and other contract professionals to learn how to work safely around overhead and underground power lines at its free 2023 Electric Safety Workshop.
SRP safety experts will offer live demonstrations and information in both English and Spanish on the following topics:
- Chainsaw Safety
- Asplundh Rigging and Tree Safety
- Trench and Underground Safety
- Hazard Recognition
- Powerline Safety
Participants will be able to earn a certificate of completion following an onsite evaluation. Breakfast will be provided.
Pre-registration for this free event is required. To register or learn more, visit srp.net/safework.
WHEN / WHERE:
Saturday, April 22, 2023 6:30 a.m. to noon
PERA Training and Conference Center 1 E. Continental Dr. Tempe, AZ 85821
SRP has been providing its Electrical Safety Workshop for more than 30 years to keep safety top of mind for workers who run the risk of electrocution if their bodies or any portion of their equipment comes within 10 feet of a powerline. To set up an interview with an SRP safety expert, contact Jennifer Schuricht at firstname.lastname@example.org or (602) 236-5023.
SRP is a community-based, not-for-profit public power utility and the largest electricity provider in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area, serving approximately 1.1 million customers. SRP provides water to about half of the Valley’s residents, delivering more than 244 billion gallons of water (750,000 acre-feet) each year, and manages a 13,000-square-mile watershed that includes an extensive system of reservoirs, wells, canals and irrigation laterals.