In addition to working to deliver safe and reliable electric power at a competitive price while supporting the communities in which we operate, Fayette Electric Cooperative also offers safety programs to promote electric safety.
Employees from Fayette Electric Cooperative use creative approaches and assistance from the Louie the Lightning Bug video and the Electric Junction, to teach children about electricity.
Marketing & Training Coordinator Catherine Poppe shows first grade students the different types of wire used in an overhead power line and talks about the dangers of coming into contact with one during an electric safety demonstration at Hermes Elementary.
Justin Whited, Mike Proske and Catherine Poppe (not pictured) presented a program on electric safety at the Fayette County Progressive Ag Safety Day held at the Fayette County Fairgrounds. Over 325 fifth grade students from schools throughout Fayette County participated in the event. Fayette EC has been presenting electric safety programs for the Safety Day since its inception in 1999.
For more information about electric safety programs, contact Catherine Poppe at 979-968-3181 or firstname.lastname@example.org.