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Wildfires 2019

Verizon news and updates
on disaster response.

  • California Wildfire final update

    Verizon is prepared for California planned power shut offs; summary of Fall 2019 wildfire response.

  • November 1, 2019 network update

    The Verizon Foundation today announced a $100,000 grant to the California Fire Foundation to support their relief efforts for those impacted by wildfires

  • October 29, 2019 network update

    Our Verizon Response Team is available 24/7 to coordinate with first responders. We are mobilizing charging stations, devices, special equipment, emergency vehicles and more to support local, state and federal agencies

  • October 28, 2019 Network Update

    Verizon is providing unlimited calling, texting and data to all consumer and small business customers who are affected by the California wildfires.

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Tips & resources

Whether snow, rain, wind, quake or fire, Verizon networks are ready.

  • Tips for staying connected

    Extreme weather conditions can cause property damage and power outages.

  • Power outage checklist

    Review the power outage checklist from the American Red Cross.

  • Winter storm checklist

    Review the winter storm checklist from the American Red Cross.

  • Get in touch. Find answers.

    Here's a list of ways you can reach us if any of your services are affected by an emergency.


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