Electrical safety during tornado season
Written by Ashlee Tilford
Edited by Hannah Whatley
Last updated 03/30/2023
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- Electric dangers resulting from tornadoes, like downed power lines and power surges are common, but there are ways to reduce risks.
- Prepare for severe weather, like tornadoes, by using surge protectors and unplugging electronic devices when a storm is imminent.
- Hiring a professional to relocate overhead power lines near the home underground is also a way to prevent unnecessary electrical damage.