Safety can be flexible, if done correctly

When it comes to safety, flexibility is key. Now this may sound odd, as strict safety rules understood by all keep everyone safe. Bear with us. Safety is important at Dawson PPD, and adding flexibility into the employee safety training... Read More...

Between the lines: That will never happen

By Gwen Kautz, Dawson PPD General Manager gkautz (at) dawsonpower.com 308-324-2386 I just finished reading an article about shopping malls that are closing across the United States because online shopping is replacing a physical trip to the store. As an... Read More...

Know what is below

The 811 process for homeowners For projects that include planting a tree, installing a mailbox or building a deck, among others. Notify – Notify your local one-call center by calling 811 or making an online request 2-3 days before work... Read More...

Snapshot: “I’ve got your back”

At Dawson PPD, safety is key. Lineworkers use a “spotter” when working out in the field. The spotter’s job is pretty straightforward; they watch the other employee work and warn them of any potential hazards. “When someone is up in... Read More...

Between the lines: Hazard Recognition

By Gwen Kautz, Dawson PPD General Manager gkautz (at) dawsonpower.com 308-324-2386 Did you ever notice how we don’t “see things” we pass by every single day, like power poles? It’s that way with a lot of other things, too –... Read More...

How are “planned outages” planned?

Ever wonder why Dawson PPD has planned outages and why they choose the dates and times?  We thought we’d share some of the factors that are considered before the decision is made. Can we safely work with the line energized? ... Read More...

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