Information from Mass 211 and MEMA

MASSACHUSETTS PREPARES TO ENTER THE 2016 HURRICANE SEASON

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Today marks the official start of the Atlantic
Hurricane Season which runs from June 1st through November 30th.
While historically the vast majority of tropical storms and hurricanes
that have impacted our region occurred during the months of August
and September, it remains important to begin preparing yourself, your family, your home and assets, and your business now. Over the next few months the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) will be disseminating important preparedness information to increase awareness of the possible impacts of a hurricane or tropical storm and ensure the continued safety of our citizens and property.read more


MEMA and BNET LAUNCH FIRST STATEWIDE CORPORATE EMERGENCY
ACCESS SYSTEM (CEAS)

Innovative Program Helps Communities Recover from Emergencies and Disasters

FRAMINGHAM, MA – The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has partnered with the
non-profit, Business Network of Emergency Resources (BNET) to implement the Corporate Emergency
Access System (CEAS) in Massachusetts.While the CEAS program is active in many cities along the east
coast, including Boston, New York, Providence, Baltimore and Philadelphia,Massachusetts is the first state
to adopt CEAS as a statewide program. read more

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