Power Failure

When the facility loses power during operating hours of the facility, follow the below procedures:

  • Wait 5 minutes to see if the outage is only momentary and power is restored.
  • Apologize and escort all customers, contractors, and vendors out of the facility.
  • Properly store all cash and products.
  • Ensure that all of the safes for cash and products are secured.
  • Check that all exterior doors of the facility are closed and locked.
  • Test if the security systems are still operational.
  • All personnel should exit the facility and not reenter until power is restored or you are advised to do so by the manager.
  • Inform the manager of the situation and the status of the security systems.
  • Check the power company‚Äôs website for periodic updates of the outage.