Inspections of electrical equipment in fire risk areas
Orange, Calif. – The City of Orange has been informed by Southern California Edison that SCE crews will be conducting aerial inspections of their electrical equipment in fire risk areas, including those in Orange, over the next few weeks.
The aerial inspections of SCE's transmission and distribution facilities will involve the use of helicopter and/or drones and will only take place during daylight hours.
Aerial inspections are currently scheduled to take place in the city of Orange starting on January 26, and ending on January 31.
For additional information about the impacts of wildfires on the electrical grid and the aerial inspections programs, please visit SCE at their So Cal Edison Wildfire Information page and their Drone and Helicopter Inspections page.