Electrical Damage Due to Bad Weather
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In an emergency, please call Triple Zero (000)
Mother Nature can be unpredictable: one minute it’s bright and sunny, the next, the clouds have rolled in and the distinct rumble of thunder is getting louder and louder.
Electrical damage is common after severe weather like storms, heavy rains, thunder, and lightning.
Safety during heavy rains, severe storms, or other bad weather
The best safety tip we can recommend is to prepare. If you live in a climate or location prone to particularly bad weather (think tropical cyclones, strong winds, or heavy rainfall) you should prepare your home and your family.
- An emergency kit
- A torch and spare batteries
- Water supply
- Non-perishable food
- Taking photos of your home for insurance claims
- Securing outdoor furniture
- Checking window and door fittings
Electrical damage after bad weather
Once wild weather has passed, there are some important safety precautions you must take.