Where Has FAST Been Used?

Descriptions of typical incidents when FAST has responded to environmental emergencies.

Case Studies

The Field Assessment and Support Team has responded to numerous environmental emergencies since its creation.  These case studies describe some of the situations in which a FAST deployment can provide immediate assistance.

Gasoline/Oil Spills


Seekonk – Abandoned Mill Fire (English, PDF 1.01 MB)

Boston – Transformer Fire (English, PDF 1.41 MB)

School Incidents

Miscellaneous Incidents

Lawrence – Unknown Chemical Cloud Incident (English, PDF 473.41 KB)

Blandford - Acid Spill Incident (English, PDF 236.53 KB)

New Bedford – Unknown Fumes at Transfer Station (English, PDF 203.79 KB)

New Bedford - Clam Contamination Incident (English, PDF 2.92 MB)

Westport - Carbon Monoxide Incident (English, PDF 270.78 KB)

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