Power Outages and Electrical Safety

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Most power outages will be over almost as soon as they begin, but some can last for days or even weeks. Power outages are often caused by freezing rain, sleet storms and/or high winds, which damage power lines and equipment. Cold snaps or heat waves can also overload the electric power system. It’s important to be prepared for extended power outages, and to know how to speed up the power restoration process.

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Original Article Source Credits: Electrical Safety Authority, https://esasafe.com

Article Written By: NA

Original Article Posted on: NA

Link to Original Article: https://esasafe.com/safety/storm-safety/power-outages