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Report a Concern

You may encounter a public safety concern as a result of a severe storm or vehicle accident. Use Tampa Electric's automated system by calling toll-free 1-877-588-1010 to report a public safety concern such as a downed power line, damaged pole or malfunctioning transformer. Remember, to report any life-threatening conditions, please call 911.

Here are some examples of a public safety concern:

  • Unsecured pad-mounted transformer
  • Trees growing into overhead lines
  • Unmarked guy wire
  • Deteriorating pole or other electric equipment
  • Open/exposed meter socket
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Did you know that most outages are caused by natural occurrences? View our reliability tip sheet to learn more.

Safety comes first

As we make safety our top priority, we ask that you do the same. Please follow these critical electrical safety guidelines.

We balance our commitment to reliable service with the health of the trees we must trim near power lines. We're proud to have received recognition as a Tree Line USA utility by the National Arbor Day Foundation™, in cooperation with the National Association of State Foresters.