If the Electricity Stops Working

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Abstract:

This one-page fact sheet educates people about what to do in the event of a power outage during a weather event. It discusses finding help and information by telephone, listening to the radio to stay informed, and preparing for a weather emergency. It provides brief instructions for what to do when the electricity is off, and after it comes back on. The document includes guidelines for food safety after a power outage.

This document should not be modified, or reproduced, displayed, or distributed for commercial purposes or financial gain. Unless otherwise stated, users may print or download this health information resource from the Vermont Department of Health for personal, non-commercial use only.

Author(s):
Vermont Department of Health
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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N/A
Population:
N/A
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
10/4/2013
Record Last Updated:
6/18/2018

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