National Grid has extra crews on standby for winter storm

National Grid is getting ready for Saturday’s storm.

They are increasing staffing and extended work shifts.

The company is also encouraging customers to keep safety a priority.

If your power goes out, you can notify National Grid online.

Some safety reminders:

  • Never touch downed power lines.
  • Keep working flashlights and an extra supply of batteries handy.
  • Check on elderly family members or neighbors who may need help during an outage.