Down and Dangerous

With unpredictable weather being a common theme in Eastern North Carolina, we want you to know that downed power lines are a hazard that comes along with that— typically from high winds. Member safety is important at all times; however, it is crucial when there is a downed power line.   Here are a few safety tips to protect yourself…

Four Ways To Boost Your Cyber Hygiene

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month In today’s digital world, cyberattacks are, unfortunately, nothing new. Cybercriminals can attack many levels, from large-scale attacks targeting corporations to smaller phishing attacks aimed at gaining an individual’s personal information. Good cyber hygiene should be practiced year-round and not just in October. This year’s theme is “See Yourself in Cyber”—because…

Plug Into Safety

May is Electrical Safety Month Electricity is something we often take for granted. Because it’s so intertwined into our daily lives, from powering smartphones to providing lighting in even the most obscure locations, we can often forget the dangers that come with it. When not properly installed or respected, there are significant risks of injury…