Office of Emergency Services Services


Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Use the information on this page to learn more about the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program.  

Evacuation Assistance List and Registration

The San Luis Obispo County Office of Emergency Services maintains a list for independent living individuals who would require special evacuation assistance following an emergency at Diablo Canyon Power Plant.

Helpful Related Links

Utilize this page for information and links to other helpful emergency-related information and websites.

Información en Español (Zona de Acción de Proteccion)

Esta página contiene información en español.

Public Alert and Notification

Use the information on this page to learn more about the Public Alert and Notification methods used to notify the public during an emergency. 

Reverse 9-1-1

Use the information on this page to learn more about the county's emergency telephone notification system, known as Reverse 911.  This system allows emergency officials to notify residents and businesses in a designated area of an emergency and actions they may need to take. 

Wireless Emergency Alerts

Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) are free informational text messages that are sent to WEA-enabled cell phones within range of an imminent and dangerous local situation, severe weather event or AMBER emergency.

WEAs are emergency messages sent by local authorized government authorities through wireless carriers' networks. The alerts include a unique sound and vibration, are no more than 90 characters, and instruct specific actions individuals should take.