Safety at home

Electrical safety around the home is important, any electrical wiring, switches or appliances in your home that are not properly maintained are potential killers. You should also never do your own electrical work – always hire a licensed electrician.

Hundreds of Queenslanders have been hurt or seriously injured in their homes by unsafe electrical items and unauthorised electrical work. It is worthwhile taking some time to read the following safety tips relating to electricity around the home and outdoors.

Outdoor Safety

What to do in an emergency

In the event on an emergency, find out what Energex recommends you do.

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Important numbers

Energex

 
  • Emergencies   
13 19 62
  • Loss of supply    
13 62 62
  • General enquiries  
13 12 53

Other

 
  • Police, Fire,      
    Ambulance
000
  • State Emergency  
    Service
132 500

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