Storms and natural disasters can cause major damage to the electricity network.
If your power supply is disrupted, we’ll act quickly and do everything we can to restore it safely, and as quickly as possible. However, occasionally there will be significant damage to power poles, wires and other electrical equipment, and power can be out to some areas for hours or - in worst case scenarios - days.
So we ask everyone to be prepared for unplanned power outages. Here are some of the things you can do to make sure you stay safe.