Power Outage Preparedness

The Huntington Beach Fire Department Emergency Services Office has prepared the following list of safety, security, and health measures that you should use to prepare for a power outage.

Safety Measures

Security Measures

Health Measures

Be a good neighbor and check on the elderly, disabled, and children who are home alone during a power outage. They may need your help. Also, try to conserve electricity between the hours of 5 to 9 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. This helps prevent power emergencies.

Click here for information on Fire Department CERT disaster preparedness classes. For information about Fire Department education programs, please see Safety Education.

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Contact Information

City of Huntington Beach
Fire Department
2000 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA
Phone: (714) 536-5411
Fax: (714) 374-1551
Email:

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