Regional Foam Trailer Program Expanding in
Back in January, 2003, the Commission on Fire Prevention and Control in partnership with the
The procedure for requesting foam resources remains unchanged. To initiate a response, please do not contact the host fire department directly. You must contact the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) by calling their Emergency Dispatcher (24/7/365) at:
It is anticipated that with any incident involving a flammable liquid fire or need for chemical vapor suppression the two closest foam trailer units will be dispatched and transported to any incident statewide by trained personnel. In addition, DEP Hazardous Materials Response Personnel will also respond if not already on-scene. For larger incidents necessitating significant foam resources additional Mobile Foam Trailer units will be dispatched accordingly.
Additional information is available within the tri-fold brochure.