Discover the basics of turning the electricity on and off in your home during emergencies.
Know the location of your main electric panel. In an emergency, you can turn off your electric supply to your whole home or office through the main switch.
You may have to replace fuses after emergencies. Follow these tips when replacing a fuse:
It's important to learn how to reset your circuit breakers when they trip during an outage. Follow these tips for resetting a circuit breaker:
After the overload is cleared, the electricity comes back on. When your circuit breaker trips repeatedly, a problem with the equipment on that circuit may be the cause. Call an electrician if the equipment is unplugged and the breaker continues to trip.