Response Summary

Below are the basic response tactics for an emergency involving a PV system. Each item will be covered in more detail throughout this module.

  1. Notify Evergy of the hazard and work with them in a unified command structure.
  2. Conduct a 360-degree size-up of the scene to identify all system components.
  3. Alert others to potential hazards.
  4. Utilize full PPE, including SCBA, when working near PV components.
  5. Maintain a safe distance from the structure and from all PV equipment.
  6. Isolate the PV system.
  7. Mitigate the incident.