SDG&E Warns Customers About SDG&E Imposter
SDG&E shares tips on how to properly identify utility employees
Mar 13, 2015
SAN DIEGO, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is alerting customers to be aware of a person or persons who have recently posed as utility employees asking to enter a customer's home. It has been reported that the imposter will distract unsuspecting customers while performing "routine inspections," while another imposter burglarizes the home.
SDG&E wants to assure all customers that SDG&E employees carry proper identification when called out to any job and is warning customers to verify the employee is wearing the proper uniform and identification badge before letting anyone in their home. If you are suspicious, please call SDG&E at 800-411-7343 to ensure that work is currently being conducted in your area.
Customer safety is a top priority and SDG&E is working to make sure customers are equipped with the tips to help them properly identify a SDG&E employee or contractor at any time.
Here are some tips to help customers identify a SDG&E employee:
SDG&E is a regulated public utility that provides safe and reliable energy service to 3.4 million consumers through 1.4 million electric meters and 868,000 natural gas meters in San Diego and southern Orange counties. The utility's area spans 4,100 square miles. SDG&E is committed to creating ways to help customers save energy and money every day. SDG&E is a subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE), a Fortune 500 energy services holding company based in San Diego. Connect with SDG&E's Customer Contact Center at 800-411-7343, on Twitter (@SDGE) and Facebook.
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SOURCE San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)
For further information: Allison Zaragoza, San Diego Gas & Electric, 877-866-2066, sdge.com, Twitter: @sdge