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Generator Safety (2020)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2020-09-11

Duration: 00:03:57

Subjects: Fire prevention | SAFETY


  • Williams, Natasha Host
  • Crews, Keith Editor
  • Hill, Justin Interviewee


This segment from the September 11, 2020, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Natasha Williams’ report on generator safety.. She reports that five members of the Lewis Family died of carbon monoxide poisoning while using a generator in Lake Charles following Hurricane Laura. Williams interviews Justin Hill of the Baton Rouge Fire Department, who shares tips on safely operating a portable generator.