Safety is a core value at Westar Energy. We hold our contractors to the same level of safety as we do our employees. Working together, we can ensure zero accidents - Zero Today - Zero Tomorrow, so Nobody Gets Hurt.
Contractors and construction workers are constantly working with or surrounded by electricity on a work site. Westar Energy wants to make sure workers avoid hazards by practicing basic safety rules while working around overhead and underground utility lines.
In an electric emergency, call 911, then contact Westar Energy immediately at 800-383-1183.
Learn more about Contractor safety and order your free safety training kit today.
Police, firefighters, and EMTs are generally the first to arrive on the scene of an emergency and face the greatest risks of electrical hazards. Westar Energy wants to make sure first responders know how to recognize and manage these conditions to make everyone safer.
Learn more about First responders safety and take advantage of our online training tools.
In addition to first responder and contractor safety, our partners have created an educational resource for students and families. Learn more about
eSmart Kids electricity safety.