If the Electricity Stops Working
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.
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