Duty AS "Sadales tīkls" is to provide reliable and quality electricity supply to its customers until a certain boundaries of electrical equipment, and customers are required to keep in order to check the status of the internal power supply on their facilities. In addition, every customer must take care of work and the safety of its own electrical equipment.
In order to work electroperu a home or business is not affected faulty or untested internal grid, AS "Sadales tīkls" encourages customers to carefully inspect and monitor the condition of the mains on their objects, and carefully observe the rules of electrical and fire safety. Technicians AS "Sadales tīkls", performing daily work, notice that there are objects, and the grid which is reliable and contains in the order, and such objects, the grid of which is outdated and has not been tested.
As negative examples we can mention the objects with a corresponding power equipment and power fuses or an input protection devices. Poor wiring and poor connections wiring increases the likelihood of breakage of the appliance and the risk of fire, the possible reason is a short circuit. In addition, such state power is a threat to life. Checking and laying mains should be carried out carefully and responsibly, so it is very important to entrust only certified experts, or industry, contact information which is available on home page The Latvian brotherhood of electricians or home page The Latvian Association of electricity and energy construction.
And in order to protect from damage electrical equipment, which is not permissible voltage fluctuations and interruptions of supply, and businesses and households can set their sites high-quality sources of continuous power, or equipment/generators UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply), designed to ensure the operation of various electrical equipment (computer equipment, heating, production equipment, alarms, etc.) during a power interruption. It is important that this equipment was installed by the professionals and the clients know how to properly use this protective equipment, which also must be checked regularly.
AS "Sadales tīkls" annually spends a large amount of works on restoration and reconstruction of the power grid, replacing the air lines on the cable or insulated wire lines and making the grid independent from the influence of weather conditions, with prompt removal of power interruptions provide digital items of supply — uniform system of dispatching management, remote switches, sensor faults, and smart meters.
A great contribution to ensuring a continuous and reliable electricity supply makes cleaning of the routes of the transmission line, as regular cleaning of trees and bushes, and trimming of dangerous trees in the protection zone protects the grid from falling the old, broken trees and branches on wires of air power lines, and customers from power outages. However, the supply is influenced not only by technological malfunction in the network AS "Sadales tīkls", but the condition of the internal grid on the client objects, breakage of mains, caused by natural disasters and adverse weather conditions or performers of household chores: damaged during excavation works, cable lines, felled during logging trees damaged by machinery electric poles, broken power during the nesting storks.
Unfortunately, in such cases, the power outages damaged the existing client objects, electrical equipment or disrupt its work, so every customer is obliged to take care of the protection and safe operation of the grid belonging to it object. Clients should consider that AS "Sadales tīkls" has no right to cover the losses incurred by the customer as a result of faulty internal power supply or due to unforeseen circumstances beyond the control of the action AS "Sadales tīkls", so customers can use the services of various insurance companies, banks and traders of electricity and to insure their equipment from power interruptions or malfunctions caused by voltage fluctuations.
AS "Sadales tīkls" recalls that in cases of electric shock, accident, breakage or repair of electrical equipment it is important to remember and adhere to one main condition — you must first disable the shared switches security object! Every client needs to know where is the switch on in his object, as it is fast to get on and off, as in critical moments it can protect the property he fire and save lives.
If You find a dangerous situation near electricity supply infrastructure, AS "Sadales tīkls" calls for an immediate call for free phone application fault 8404 or the State fire and rescue service on the phone— 112.