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Schneider Electric’s “Square D We Care” Program Supports Hurricane Relief Efforts

Oct. 9, 2017
Program for disaster-hit areas offers extended payment terms, expedited or high priority shipping and an alternate return policy

Schneider Electric, Andover, MA, said it has activated its Square D We Care program to support hurricane disaster recovery efforts in Texas, Florida and Georgia. The program helps to restore power to locations that have been declared Federal Disaster Areas, where storms and other catastrophic events have caused damage to electrical systems in homes and businesses.

The We Care program, ensures local supply of electrical equipment and offers extended payment terms, expedited or high priority shipping, an alternate return policy and comprehensive educational materials related to storm recovery and safety for electrical contractors, inspectors, insurance adjusters and consumers.

"While Hurricanes Irma and Harvey are long gone, the after effects of the storms – in particular the vast amount of damage caused by rain and floodwaters – are continuing to pose challenges to recovery efforts," said Ralph Harris, vice president of Channel Development, Schneider Electric. "We are devoted to helping the community rebuild and as part of the We Care program, Schneider Electric is helping the communities hit the hardest ensure electrical equipment and emergency support are readily available for contractors to safely and quickly restore power."