West Kentucky Rural Electric works hard to prevent power outages and restore power as quickly as possible when outages do occur. However, members should always be prepared for those times when the lights do go out. If you or someone in your family has special needs, make sure you have a plan in place. Here are some tips from the American Red Cross on how to prepare for power outages and information from the Electrical Safety Foundation International about electrical safety during and after storms.

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