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Response Guide

Power Outage Response Guide

  • Remain calm and attempt to report the power outage to UD Police.
  • If you have a flashlight available, use the light to assist you in turning off or unplugging all electrical equipment and appliances that were in use prior to the power outage.
  • Do not attempt to use elevators.
  • Use a flashlight or cautiously walk toward emergency exit lights if there is a need to evacuate the immediate area.
  • Assist others who may not be familiar with the evacuation routes or who have no light source.
  • Do not use candles or other open flame devices as a light or heat source.

For more information, please see: Power Outage Information>>


Department of Public Safety

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Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2914
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