Preparing for a PSPS

PREPARING FOR A PSPS

  • Make sure your PG&E billing information contains your current contact information to receive notifications.
  • Plan for medical needs, like devices that use batteries/require power or medications that need to be refrigerated. Visit PG&E's Medical Baseline Program page for more information about the program, resources available, and how to apply. 
  • Prepare backup charging methods for phones or other devices
  • Keep hard copies of emergency numbers
  • Create or restock a home emergency kit that includes fresh batteries, flashlights, cash, and first aid supplies. The www.bereadysrv.org web site has checklists and other ideas for preparing for an emergency
  • Know how to manually open your garage door
  • Plan for the needs of your pets
  • Ensure backup generators are ready and safe to use
  • Sign up for emergency alert notifications: 
  • For additional wildfire and emergency preparedness tips, visit:
  • PG&E has also established a Safety Action Center web page in order to provide  helpful information about wildfire risks and what you can do before, during and after an emergency to keep your family safe.