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Office of Emergency Management
To provide the very best system for the protection of life and property from all forms of natural and man made disasters for Hazlet township.
To be prepared for Emergencies that Hazlet Township might encounter, and have contingency plans to be activated if such an Emergency should occur.
To foster strong partnerships with the other Hazlet Township Emergency Services, the State and Federal Government public service agencies, Industry and the residents of Hazlet township.
To maintain an Emergency Operations Center and Mobile Incident Command Post for field operations during crisis situations.
To provide Hazlet Township the support it requires to recover from all forms of disasters in a timely manner.
The Four Phases of Emergency Management
Mitigation: Those activities which eliminate or reduce the probability of a disaster,
Preparedness: Those activities which governments, organizations, and individuals develop to save and minimize damage.
Response: To prevent loss of lives and property, and to provide emergency assistance.
Recovery: Short and long term activities which return all systems to normal improved standards