Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety
Driving energy infrastructure risk reduction for the State of California.
Electrical Infrastructure Directorate
Energy Safety assesses electrical corporations’ Wildfire Mitigation Plans, safety culture assessments, safety certifications, and executive compensation structures. We maintain compliance through field inspections, audits, and review of the utility compliance.
Wildfire Safety Advisory Board
A board of independent experts who advise the Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety and Electric Publicly-Owned Utilities and Cooperatives on wildfire safety measures.
Underground Infrastructure Directorate
The Underground Infrastructure Directorate provides support for the Underground Safety Board’s education and outreach efforts, investigates accidents to determine their causes, and ensures the state’s safe excavation laws are followed.
Underground Safety Board
The Underground Safety Board was created by the Dig Safe Act to investigate excavation accidents, develop safety standards, and coordinate education and outreach programs.
News and Updates
Energy Safety Director Upholds SCE Notices of Violation, Dismisses Notice of Defect
SACRAMENTO - Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety (Energy Safety) Director Caroline Thomas Jacobs upheld an Office of Administrative Law (OAL) proposed decision affirmed Southern California Edison (SCE) Notices of Violation (NOV). An SCE Notice of Defect (NOD) was...
Energy Safety Releases Reports on Electrical Corporations’ 2022 Safety Culture Assessments
SACRAMENTO – The Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety (Energy Safety) today (May 8) released its 2022 Safety Culture Assessment (SCA) Reports on California’s electrical corporations. Energy Safety’s SCAs were conducted in 2022 and the reports provide findings and...
Energy Safety Releases Draft 2023 Safety Certification Guidelines for Public Comment
SACRAMENTO – The Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety (Energy Safety) today released its Draft 2023 Safety Certification Guidelines for public comment. The guidelines set forth requirements electrical corporations must meet (PUC 8389(e)) for issuance of a safety...
Wildfire Safety Advisory Board Meeting 6/13/23June 13, 2023 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Public Workshop on 2023-2025 WMP Submissions - Small and Multi-Jurisdictional UtilitiesJune 16, 2023 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Public Adoption Meeting on 2023 Safety Certification GuidelinesJune 28, 2023 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
About Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety
Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety regulates eight electrical corporations. Read more information about regions »