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Safety Advice For Farmers

In the last year there have been over 130 incidents of farm-related damage to the electricity network in Northern Ireland.

Many of these incidents resulted in serious injury and any of them could have resulted in a fatality.

Before you cut hedgerows, trim trees, spray crops or cut silage, be aware of electricity poles and powerlines and follow our practical guidelines.

Safety Guidelines

View our practical guidelines for staying safe on your farm.

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Tree Cutting

Learn more about safety when cutting trees on your farm.

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Get More Safety Information

For more important electrical safety information including key legislation and electricity at work regulations visit the HSENI Website.

HSENI Website