Essential for all Safe for Life Safe for Life At Powerlink, safety is essential – for our employees, contractors and the community. It’s a Board sponsored initiative which everyone in Powerlink owns and drives to continually improve our safety practices and outcomes. More on Safe for Life Network Safety Safety is essential. Appropriate guidelines and strict procedures assist in ensuring the transmission network operates safely. Learn more Community Safety Ensuring the community is safe around our transmission lines is paramount. Learn more Working Safe Equipment coming into contact with transmission lines can have deadly consequences. Stay familiar with your work area and in-the-know. Learn more In An Emergency Call 000 for life threatening situations. Call Powerlink on freecall 1800 353 031 for any fallen transmission lines, electrical fires or flood damage. Safety Tips It's important to be mindful of electrical safety to keep you, your family and work colleagues safe. The resources below explain some of the simple things you can do to make using electricity in your home as safe as possible. Always use a licensed electrical contractor (electrician).