Disaster Preparedness and Response

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Smart Communities in Disaster Preparedness and Response: Building a culture of disaster resilience among communities

Smart has established its leadership in disaster preparedness and response, ensuring not only that its network is immediately restored on the wake of disasters but also that it is able to respond to the needs of affected communities and responding agencies.

Communication as aid thru “Libreng Tawag” and “Libreng Charging” stations

Recognizing communications as an important form of relief, Smart has been consistent in immediately providing free calls and charging services to communities affected by disasters. 

Smart Infocast

Smart Infocast is a web-based broadcast solution that enables local government units and other groups to send relevant public info such as news broadcasts, weather bulletins, and other critical information to residents via text message for free.

Tropang Ready Caravan

As part of its commitment to a #SafePH, Smart equips the youth with disaster preparedness and emergency skills, who, in turn, will share their learning to their own communities.

Maging Laging Handa

Smart developed a series of disaster-readiness educational videos especially designed for children who are most vulnerable during disasters.

Emergency Cell Broadcast System (eCBS)

To help improve the country's emergency system, Smart works with the government's disaster agency to quickly send public warnings to mobile phone users in specific areas.