When lightning strikes


How vulnerable is your computer in an electrical storm? Let’s ask 19-year old Hopkinton resident Anthony Tomasz who was sent flying across the room when lightning struck his computer last week. This is a reminder to turn off and unplug household electronics during an electrical storm. PC Doctor has several tips on what to do if you think your computer has been damaged by lightning. Oh, and if a storm causes damage to your computer or your home, don’t forget to call your insurance agent. See Am I Covered by the Insurance Information Institute to learn more about typical homeowners insurance coverage.