Summer storms can provide a light show that rivals any fireworks display. With the potential for dangerous lightning, damaging winds and flooding, summer storms can also cause power outages.
While power outages can be inconvenient, some simple preparation and communication can help make managing through a power outage easier.
Prepare for Outages Before They Happen
Power outages can happen at any moment. That’s why it’s important to keep an emergency kit handy at all times. Here are some helpful tips for putting one together:
Keep a flashlight, portable radio and fresh batteries in a familiar location.
Stock a supply of…