In Case of a Disaster
After earthquakes, wildfires and other disasters, businesses and households may be faced with challenges or hardship related to water and food quality, pool sanitation, chemical spills or other emergencies.
CALL 911 for immediate chemical or environmental emergencies
- Preparing for and responding to an emergency: see links below.
- Preparing for and
responding to a disaster: ReadySanDiego (Office of
- For questions or more information, contact us
How to report a chemical emergency (first call 911)
Find an Open Shelter (Red Cross)
Boil Water Order Information (Safe Drinking Water)
Guidance – Disposal of Hazardous Substances
(Handling Ash, Debris and other Hazardous Materials from Burned Structures)
Guidance – Disposal of Hazardous Materials
(Management Options for Expedited Collection of Hazardous Wastes from Burned Areas)