Power Outage Safety – Be Prepared

February 2nd, 2024
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If stormy weather is on its way, you can prepare for a potential outage by following a few simple tips.

An illustration of a house with the text: Power Outage Safety: Be Prepared 1. Keep an emergency kit handy with flashlights, batteries, candles, extra firewood and matches. 2. Have an updated first aid kit, a supply of bottled water and non-perishable foods. 3. Keep your cell phone charged and a battery-powered radio nearby. 4. Make sure you have a carbon monoxide detector equipped with a battery back-up. 5. Use a surge protector to protect electronics like computers, TVs and stereo equipment.