Hazardous Materials, Technical Rescue and Special Operations Emergency Responses
Learn about HazMat, technical rescue and special operations emergency responses in Massachusetts. Learn how to activate a HazMat Team.
Massachusetts has emergency response capabilities for hazardous materials and technical rescues. Response teams can respond to emergencies anywhere in the state in one hour. The teams support local fire departments with information and equipment. You can activate a HazMat team from this page, or learn about the work of the division.