AT&T preps Hawaii networks for Hurricanes Madeline, Lester

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has put disaster response equipment and personnel on standby in preparation for Hurricanes Madeline and Lester, which could impact Hawaii, the company said.

The company has started its storm preparedness process as it monitors the storm. The company is currently topping-off generators at cell sites with fuel. The sites are equipped with high-capacity back-up batteries and will stage other emergency response equipment in strategic locations, if needed.

AT&T Inc. provides entertainment, mobile, high-speed internet and voice services and is a large provider of pay TV in the US and 11 Latin American countries.