BEL Storm/Hurricane Safety Tips
Turn off the main breaker if the water level rises above or near the outlets and ensure that the entire premise is disconnected from any electrical source.
Do not walk into any area or water that is perceived to be connected to any electrical source.
If the power goes off do not attempt to reinstate the power supply. Turn off all power at your switch box and unplug all electrical appliances.
If you are leaving your premises and suspect that there will be flooding, turn off Main Switch before you leave.
In the event of a storm or hurricane, remember to obtain batteries for your radio so that you can listen to updated advisories.
Here is a bit to help you BE PREPARED.
Also secure you home.
Fill up your vehicle with petrol before lines get long at the gas station.
Buy your food and water ahead of time.
If you will move for shelter to a relative or friend contact them ahead of time to let them know you're coming.
Release all pets and livestock - They will be able to fend for themselves.
Turn off your electrical switch box in your home before to leave.
Fill up and the close off your Butane Tank
Fill up all water containers
If you will go to a PUBLIC SHELTER - Only take what you are to take. Follow the rules once you're there.