Stay safe while charging your electric vehicle:

  • Visually inspect the charging cable before use. Never use a damaged charger
  • Follow the manufacturer’s instructions on how to charge
  • Never use an extension cord or multiplug adapter when charging electric vehicles
  • Only use manufacturer-provided or approved charging cables. Never use an adapter to change charging types
  • Never alter or modify your electric vehicle or its batteries
  • Properly store chargers when not in use to prevent damage
  • Cover chargers to manufacturer’s specifications to avoid water damage
  • Ensure you have proper GFCI protection to protect against electric shocks
  • Be aware of your surroundings. Do not accidentally come in contact with chargers when driving or parking
  • Make sure your charging equipment has been certified by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory 

All electric vehicle chargers should be installed by a qualified electrician.