New figures reveal shocking truth behind overhead power line incidents


 

Nearly half of all overhead power line incidents last year were caused by haulage firms, according to UK Power Networks (UKPN). The energy firm has now launched a campaign to remind people working near power lines to concentrate on their safety and plan properly. It said the four groups with the highest number of safety incidents during the past five years have been road hauliers, farmers, tree surgeons and builders. But hauliers have by far the most number, with 44% […]