Storm Center

Storm tracking and preparedness checklist for Windstream Enterprise customers

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Windstream has a well-established business continuity planning process. This process is activated in the event of a natural or man-made event that which might disrupt normal operations.

Every event is approached in three phases:

  1. Pre-Event Preparedness
  2. Event Response
  3. Restoration

Step One: Follow us on twitter or click here to see our twitter feed embedded in this site. We will be updating our twitter feed when we’re actively tracking and reacting to storms. This will be your best resource for understanding large scale impacts to the network and your services.

Step Two: Browse our preparation checklists that display the steps we take to get ready for major storms. Know that our field services are ready for these types of events and that we do everything we can to minimize or remove interruptions to our network and your services.

Step Three: Visit our partner sites for overall storm progression, predictions and paths.

Windstream Disaster Preparedness Checklist:

  • Emergency Power suppliers on standby
  • Backup Generators Tested & Fueled
  • Offsite equipment back-ups in place
  • Facility Preparation & Protection (sand bags, ice melt, tarps, plywood, tool kits, sleeping accommodations, satellite phones, medical kits)
  • Permits secured for facility access
  • Fleet Vehicles – Confirm Maintenance, Spare Fuel Cans
  • Update Disaster Contact Information for all personnel
  • Review all regional Emergency Management Plans