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Southern California Edison crews respond to downed power lines following a wildfire.
Special Reports

For Utility Companies, Disaster Preparation Begins Far in Advance of Emergencies

Utilities serving Santa Barbara County — including SoCal Edison and PG&E — have procedures for preempting and responding to a number of disasters

More News

Behind the Scenes With the Emergency Public Information Communicators (EPIC)

Listos Teaches Disaster Preparedness with a Spanish Language Curriculum

Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster Group Ready To Assist Victims of Emergencies

Emergency Preparedness: A Noozhawk Special Report

Medical Reserve Corps Ready To Respond In Santa Barbara County Emergencies

Noozhawk’s Printable Emergency Preparedness Resources Guide

Disabled Face More Challenges in Remaining Safe During Disasters

Surviving Natural Disasters Requires Planning for the Worst

In Preparing for Emergencies, Knowing What You’re Doing Is Key When at Sea

News Releases

Tsunamis: Know Your Risk, Know What to Do

100-Foot Buffer Zones Key to Keeping Wildfires from Your Home

Red Cross, Direct Relief Play Crucial Role in Local Emergency Planning and Response