With wildfires impacting customers and communities in its California service territory, Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) operations crews, trained technicians, and emergency response personnel are actively working to secure and prepare facilities, infrastructure, network sites and backup power to maximize the company´s ability to provide service during and after fires, the company said.
Frontier Communications has created an informational website, frontier.com/CAFires, to provide links and information on customer resources and protections that may be available as a result of the State of Emergency.
Additionally, Frontier´s Emergency Response Center (ERC) is activated and serving as the nerve center for the company response. Frontier´s response includes coordinating with other emergency managers, officials and utilities to determine infrastructure damage; and conducting preliminary damage assessments needed to determine resource needs, repair process steps and restoration priorities.
Frontier Communications is a provider of providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed Internet, advanced voice, and Frontier SecureÂ® digital protection solutions. Frontier Businessâ¢ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at www.frontier.com.