Safety

Adams Electric Cooperative linemen compete in Lineman’s Safety Rodeo

Posted October 1st, 2019

Eleven teams of linemen from 10 electric cooperatives and one municipal electric company participated in the 22nd annual Lineman’s Safety Rodeo sponsored by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives (AIEC) on Friday, Sept. 27. The rodeo gives linemen the opportunity to showcase their skills in a friendly competition with other lineworkers across the state. Austin […]


Adams Electric linemen compete in Lineman’s Safety Rodeo

Posted October 2nd, 2018

SPRINGFIELD – Linemen from Adams Electric Cooperative participated in the 21st annual Lineman’s Safety Rodeo sponsored by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives on Friday, Sept. 28. This year, 13 teams from 11 electric co-ops participated in the friendly competition. The rodeo highlights the skills linemen use to work safely and efficiently. Austin Aschemann, Brennan […]


Adams Electric Sponsors Live Line Demo, Inc.

Posted April 16th, 2018

Adams Electric Cooperative sponsored electrical safety demonstrations on April 3 & 4 for area students. The presentations, called Live Line Demo, Inc. were held at Quincy Senior High School and Central High School. The programs were presented by Steve Hancock, who is a trained lineman and works for Corn Belt Energy Cooperative in Bloomington, Illinois. […]


Adams Electric Cooperative wins statewide safety award

Posted February 10th, 2017

DECATUR – Adams Electric Cooperative, Camp Point, was one of six co-ops in the state awarded a safety leadership award at the 2017 Association of Illinois Electric Cooperative’s (AIEC) Safety Supervisory Technical Conference held at the Decatur Hotel & Conference Center Jan. 31, and Feb. 1-2. In the past, safety awards were given based on […]


Adams Electric Receives Top Honor & First Ever RESAP Excellence Award

Posted March 3rd, 2016

In February, Adams Electric Cooperative was presented with the top honor and first ever Excellence Award by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives (AIEC) in recognition of outstanding dedication and leadership to the Rural Electric Safety Achievement Program and in appreciation of their contributions to furthering the safety culture among Illinois Electric Cooperatives. The AIEC […]


Stay Safe After A Storm

Posted April 8th, 2015

After a storm, limbs & debris may hide an electrical hazard. Treat all downed power lines as if they are energized. http://bit.ly/13SkmM7


Safety Drawing Contest

Posted December 19th, 2014

Hey, Kids! Think about how you stay safe around electricity at home, school and play. Discuss some of your ideas with a grown-up. Then get out your crayons, markers, colored pencils or paints and use your creativity to show us how you stay safe. We’ll showcase three winners in the March 2015 Adams Outlet, one […]


Potential for Outages at River Camps Due to Flood Levels

Posted April 19th, 2013

04/19/13 – Due to the river elevations, river camps between Quincy and Ursa (such as Ursa Camps, Zimmie’s Landing and Knapheide Landing) and south of Quincy (such as Ward Island) are being monitored now and throughout the weekend. When the river gets high enough that Adams Electric Cooperative has safety concerns with primary line clearance […]


Adams Electric Sponsors Live Line Demo, Inc.

Posted February 14th, 2013

(2/14/13) Adams Electric Cooperative sponsored an electrical safety demonstration on February 12 and 13 for area students and emergency personnel. The presentations, called Live Line Demo, Inc. were held at Brown County High School, Payson Seymour High School and Rushville-Industry High School.  The programs were presented by Kyle Finley of Alvin, Illinois, who is a […]


Co-op receives safety awards at state conference

Posted February 27th, 2012

Adams Electric Cooperative employees recently received a safety honor during the Safety/Supervisory Technical Conference held in Springfield. The awards were given to electric cooperatives with the “Best Lost Time Record” for 2011. The conference is sponsored annually by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives (AIEC). Attendees learned about new rules for aerial devices, electrical burns, […]


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