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Emergency Resource Center

The Verizon Response Team (VRT) stands at the ready 24/7 365 days a year to support first responders.

Recent emergency responses

  • COVID-19

    Stay up-to-date on Verizon's response to the current outbreak of the Coronavirus known as COVID-19. 

  • Nashville Tornadoes

    Our Verizon Response Team has deployed to Nashville and the surrounding areas and is available 24/7 to coordinate with first responders. 

  • California Wildfire reponse

    Keep up to speed on Verizon news and updates on the 2019 California Wildfires

  • Hurricane Dorian response

    See how Verizon is keeping residents, visitors and first responders, connected during and after the storm.

Tips & resources

Whether snow, rain, fire, wind, quake or pandemic, Verizon’s 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.

  • 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.

  • Winter storm checklist

    Review the winter storm checklist from the American Red Cross.


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