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Contra Costa VOAD training for Fire Season during COVID-19 & PSPS

There’s nothing predictable about fire season, except the one constant, it is here! Now add COVID-19 and PSPS (Public Safety Power Shutoff) to affect everything we do during wildfire season. Join Contra Costa VOAD on Thursday, August 20 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm to learn about what to expect during this fire season and what you can do to prepare and stay safe. Experts from various fields will present topics that include:
  • Firefighting strategies and concerns for staffing fire crews – Con Fire, Cal Fire
  • Evacuations – Law Enforcement, Red Cross
  • Effects of PSPS during wildfire season – PG&E
  • How to prepare – Contra Costa OES
  • Don’t forget pets – Animal Services
  • Stay informed and connected – Community Warning System
  • Q & A
Please note that we are asking you to register in advance for this webinar to help manage the number of participants. Registration details are:
August 20, 2020, 02:00 PM to 3:30 PM Pacific Time
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.