Muscat Electricity Distribution Company launches “For Your Safety” campaign
Muscat Electricity Distribution Company- Member of Nama Group launched its campaign “For Your Safety” that aims to achieve public safety through securing the assets of the company, such as sub-power stations and distribution boxes that are spread throughout all residential municipalities. Such assets might sometimes be subject to tampering by breaking locks, which may expose nearby pedestrians to traumatization, especially children who unaware of their danger.
The Campaign focuseed on disconnecting illegal power supply connections, as some people tends to illegally extend electric wire from a nearby house to supply power to their under-construction houses. Such actions may endanger the residents of the area and might cause death by electric shock. These misbehaviors violate the applicable regulations in Sultanate of Oman as they do not consider the adopted technical rules, and whoever commits such actions shall be subject to legal accountability.
Moreover, the Company urges individuals to submit a request to get temporary electrical connection at the nearest branch of the company.
It is worth mentioning that the first phase of “For Your Safety” campaign has already started in Wilayt Al-Seeb. It will further include the rest of Wilayats of Muscat Governorate. 36 teams including employees, and maintenance and emergency contractors participate in this campaign.