Office of Emergency Services

 

Contact Our Department

Phone:
(530) 257-8504
Email:
Lassen.OES@fire.ca.gov

 

Eric Ewing, Emergency Services Chief

The Lassen County Office of Emergency Services:

1. Provides for services in any extraordinary emergency situation associated with natural disasters, technological (man-made) emergencies, and war emergency operations in the Lassen Operational Area.

2. The management agency to carry out informational, logistical and management functions for any emergency or disaster affecting the Lassen Operational Area.

3. Responsible for the policies, responsibilities and procedures required to protect the health and safety of the populace, public and private property and the environment from the affects of natural and human caused technological emergencies and disasters.

4. The intermediate level of government within the "Standardized Emergency Management System" and as such, is charged with the responsibility of training and preparing all agencies for such events.

5. Responsible for both field response and the Emergency Operations Center activities, as well as the recovery process.

6. The Administrative Agency for the Lassen Operational Area, and as such will receive and review all hazardous materials business plans from the community and comply with the statutory requirements and community right-to-know laws.

Helpful Links

Lassen County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan - March 2010

CodeRED 

The Lassen County Sheriff has implemented a new local alerting system allowing officials the ability to notify the public immediately of potential dangers.  The systems allows you to be notified by your local emergency response team in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts.  Examples include:  evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports.  For more information and to sign-up please visit the link below:

 

Office of Emergency Services

Address: 697-345 Highway 36, Susanville, CA 96130
Administration: (530) 257-8504
24-Hour Dispatch: (530) 257-5575
Fax: (530) 257-8599