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Overhead Power Line Clearances
Everyone’s resources have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. You can help prevent locate delays by pre-marking your proposed dig area in white and notifying 811 of your planned excavation with as much lead time as is possible: up to 10 days in Pennsylvania. To learn more about Duquesne Light Company’s response to COVID-19, click here.
Power Line Safety for Tree Workers
The Deal on Clearances
Here are some key rules to remember:
If you must work closer than regulations allow, contact Duquesne Light Company at 412-393-7100 well in advance so safety arrangements can be made.
Don’t Forget
Power lines are not insulated. Always consider them energized and dangerous. Any contact with overhead lines could cause serious injury to equipment operators and ground crew.
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