Save the Date - 2017 Massachusetts All Hazards Emergency Preparedness Conference
The 2017 Massachusetts All Hazards Preparedness Conference , hosted by MEMA, will bring together public and private sector emergency managers and other professionals involved in all hazards planning, preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation. The conference is planned for November 1st and 2nd, 2017 in Worcester. A formal invitation, including the final agenda, will be distributed soon.
Learn more about how you can help the survivors of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey by making cash donations to trusted relief organizations.
Know Your Hurricane Evacuation Zone
MEMA encourages residents to "Know Your Zone" by learning whether your home, business, or vacation destination is in a Hurricane Evacuation Zone and to Make a Family Emergency Plan, Build an Emergency Kit, Stay Informed & Download Massachusetts Alerts: www.mass.gov/mema/hurricanes
2017 Hurricane Preparedness Webinars
On July 17 and July 27, 2017, MEMA, in coordination with FEMA and the National Weather Service, offered two sessions of a Hurricane Preparedness Webinar to assist emergency management and public safety partners in preparing for the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season. View a recording of the webinar and the webinar presentation slides file size 15MB.
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.
Monitor weather conditions with MEMA’s live weather radar map.
This gallery of mapping products can assist in statewide, regional, and local planning and response efforts.
Get up-to-date information on power outages by community.