The Office of Emergency Services
helps to support resilient communities
in Santa Clara County
and prevent, prepare for and recover from
threats and hazards that pose the greatest risk.
You can prepare for disasters and
protect life safety and property
with these simple steps:
AlertSCC sends emergency notifications on your cell phone, landline, or email -- for earthquakes, floods, fires, crime incidents, hazardous materials and more. Stay alert and informed with AlertSCC.
ReadySCC helps you create a plan, put together a kit, and know what to do and where to go in an emergency. Please share with family, friends and neighbors. ReadySCC is free from the App Store or Google Play.
Did you know that most of us in the Bay Area live less than 10 miles from a major fault that can produce a damaging earthquake? For guidance on what to do before, during and after an earthquake, review these tip sheets:
Staying Safe Where the Earth Shakes
Earthquake Safety in Stores