The statewide Fire Mobilization Plan, pdf format of Statewide Fire Mobilization Plan
file size 1MB which is outlined in Massachusetts General Law Chapter 48 Section 59A, offers pre-determined response assets and capabilities to assist communities in the event they have exhausted their firefighting assets during an emergency.

The Director of MEMA appoints a committee to oversee this mutual aid program.

Fire Mobilization Mission Statement: “Our mission is to provide an efficient, effective and coordinated third level of mutual aid to all Massachusetts communities and adjacent states after they have exhausted their normal mutual aid agreements and to integrate all types of specialized fire rescue resources into a comprehensive and workable plan. Mutual aid will not be limited by boundaries but will be based upon professional and educated decisions. We will respond to any type of assistance including fire, EMS, natural or manmade disasters and terrorism.”

For more information regarding Fire Mobilization, contact MEMA Headquarters Dispatch at 508-820-2000.