The line of yellow floats (called a boom) downstream of a spillway marks the beginning of a danger zone. Never cross a boom. Strong currents and powerful eddies are lurking below. Booms may be removed for the winter, but the danger remains. Stay clear.
Don't climb fences near hydropower facilities. They are there for your safety!
Our guards are keeping watch
Hydro-Québec's industrial safety teams patrol the area in and around the facilities, while the police enforce safety regulations.
You can help us prevent accidents
To report anything out of the ordinary or someone in danger near Hydro-Québec facilities, please call Sécurité industrielle [industrial security department]:
1 877 816-1212
24 hours a day, seven days a week.