To help keep children safe around electricity, Dakota Electric offers two safety programs. Play It Safe Around Electricity is designed for children in preschool to third grade. Dakota Electric's power line safety demonstration programs are available for children ages 10 and older and presented by a former power line specialist. View safety program details
Dakota Electric's speakers bureau is also available to present at local schools about topics such as energy efficiency, renewable energy and delivering electricity to local homes and businesses.
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McGruff Safe Kids Identification Kits
Each year Dakota Electric donates McGruff Safe Kids Identification Kits for local police departments to use in educating kindergarten classes on staying safe. Each kit contains safety tips along with a personal identification section and finger-printing kit for parents to use to create an up-to-date file on their child. For more information about obtaining McGruff Safe Kids Identification Kits for your school, please contact your local police department.