Help is always there when you need it the most. So, do not forget the 24/7 signboard the emergency electrician in Queensbury, NY displays on the side of his van. You might need him right away by the time his van passes you by. But who knows; perhaps later? You just never know. So if that van is stopping in your street next time, do make a point of quickly jotting down his dial in number as well as his website address.
That way you can also see what other services he is able to offer you other than during times of real emergency. And that way you are also able to assess if he is able to actually do what he has proposed to do in the first place. That is to say that he is actually a fully qualified operator. He is a licensed service provider, able to practice anywhere within your state. He is also licensed and registered to carry out a service.
He is licensed and legally allowed to carry out a business. He is also allowed to acquire and operate the tools that are required for him to successfully service the consumers within the county and/or state in which he is allowed to practice. It is quite possible that he could practice across borders, particularly in emergency cases. These emergency cases could coincide with natural disasters or a rare power outage or shutdown that affects a very wide area indeed.
In that case, all consumers should also place themselves in a position in which they are able to alleviate such emergencies or be better prepared for them. That would usually start with a full maintenance and inspection contract with the recognised electrical contractors.