- Always have a flashlight in your home with extra batteries.
- If you must use candles, never leave them unattended.
- Turn off and unplug all appliances.
- Keep refrigerator and freezer doors closed to help food stay good longer.
- Consider all downed power lines as energized and do not go near them.
- Call 911 to report downed wires immediately.
- Do not get out of your car if power lines fall on your vehicle.