POSTED: Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 5:45pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 5:49pm
Louisiana (NBC33) — Entergy is sending a second wave of emergency workers from Arkansas and Louisiana to help restore utility service to those without power due to Hurricane Sandy.
With today's addition, the company is sending a total of more than 850 highly-experienced restoration workers and support personnel to the region impacted by the hurricane.
Scouts left Monday and tool workers headed to the areas affected by the storm today. They will join 305 of their fellow Entergy workers already in the Northeast standing by.
In addition, Entergy will provide customer service representatives to remotely answer customer calls from affected areas.