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      Extreme Heat Safety Tips

      Extreme heat can be dangerous and even life-threatening if proper precautions are not taken. Take the proper safety precautions to protect yourself and your family during extreme heat

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    • Prepare for Hurricane Season in Massachusetts. Hashtag #ReadyMA

      Hurricane Season Preparedness

      Find your hurricane evacuation zone, stay informed about the hazards you may face, and learn how you can be prepared.

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    • Stay Informed in Case of an Emergency. Download the Massachusetts Alerts app. Sign for Google Play and Apple Store. Hashtag #ReadyMA

      Download the Massachusetts Alerts Smartphone App

      Receive weather warnings and emergency alerts on MEMA’s free smartphone app, Massachusetts Alerts, for iPhone and Android devices.

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    • Create a Family Emergency Plan. make sure your family is prepared for anything. Hashtag: #ReadyMA

      Create a Family Emergency Plan

      Keep your family safe in case of an emergency - make an Emergency Plan before a disaster happens.

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      See Something Say Something

      If you see something suspicious, report it to your local police department or call 9-1-1.

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    • Corporate Emergency Access System (CEAS) A non-profit, public-private partnership in emergency credentialing.

      Corporate Emergency Access System (CEAS)

      CEAS is a disaster business continuity program that facilitates travel and access into restricted areas for key private sector personnel and resources through the use of a common credential.

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    • Weather Radar Map

      Live Weather Radar and Forecast Resources

      Monitor weather conditions with MEMA’s live weather radar map.

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Be an Active Bystander

Emergencies often happen without advance notice and when first responders are not nearby.  After calling 9-1-1 for help, consider being an active bystander and providing emergency care and assistance. Learn about the Stop the Bleed and Until Help Arrives campaigns, and what it means to be an active bystander at Get Involved and Be an Active Bystander.

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Corporate Emergency Access System (CEAS)

This important access program will allow local and state public safety leaders to facilitate entry of credentialed members of the private sector into areas that are otherwise off limits to the public because of disaster or emergency conditions. To learn more and enroll, visit www.ceas.com/ma.

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Weather Radar

Live Weather Radar and Forecast Resources

Monitor weather conditions with MEMA’s live weather radar map.

 

Evacuation Zones

Map Resources

This gallery of mapping products can assist in statewide, regional, and local planning and response efforts. 

 

Power Outages

Power Outage Viewer

Get up-to-date information on power outages by community.