Hazardous Materials Response Plans:
Hazardous Materials Annex – Commonwealth of Massachusetts
The purpose of the Massachusetts Hazardous Materials Annex is to ensure situational awareness and outline the operational activities surrounding a state response to a Level 2 or 3 HazMat incident. This annex details the Commonwealth’s strategy with respect to planning and response to a hazardous materials incident. This annex contains information on the state hazardous materials response teams and their deployment mechanism. It may also serve as a resource to community incident commanders when making decisions related to an appropriate and measured response.
This document provides a template that community planners may use to create a community-specific hazardous materials response plan that may serve as an annex to the local CEM plan.
This document provides a template that community planners may use to create a regional hazardous materials response plan that may serve as an annex to a local/regional CEM plan.
This document provides a template that an on-scene commander may reference during a response. This template may be populated with information contained in the completed local or regional hazardous materials emergency plans.
Biosafety Level 2 and 3 Lab Response
This document provides a template assist local emergency planners in developing response plans for laboratories assigned a Biosafety Level (BSL) of 2 or 3.
Ethanol Incident Planning and Response Plans
The purpose of the Massachusetts Large-Volume/High-Concentration Ethanol Annex is to promote situational awareness and outline the operational activities surrounding a state response to an emergency involving ethanol.
Ethanol Incident Planning Template file size 2MB
The Ethanol Incident Planning Template was created to assist local emergency managers in developing plans for emergency incidents involving ethanol and ethanol products.
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