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Summer fun should include safety

OPPD asks customers to remember some common tips so they can enjoy the season safely.

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Infographic: 10 tips to keep you safe from lightning

June 19-25 is National Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Follow these tips so your summer fun remains safe.

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Landscaping near electrical equipment

The plants you choose for your landscaping around this equipment should still allow OPPD crews to access the unit in the event of an outage or repair.

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Video: How to calm pets during stormy weather

Storms can be really scary for our four-legged friends. Help your pets cope with these tips from the Nebraska Humane Society.

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5 tips for electrical safety in your home

May is National Electrical Safety Month. These 5 tips will ensure your family stays safe around electricity in the home.

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Are you prepared for severe weather?

March 21-25 is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska. These tips can help you stay safe when severe weather strikes.

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