EM07-Early Warning System




This service package monitors and detects potential, looming, and actual disasters including natural disasters (hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, winter storms, tsunamis, etc.) and technological and man-made disasters (hazardous materials incidents, nuclear power plant accidents, and acts of terrorism including nuclear, chemical, biological, and radiological weapons attacks). The service package monitors alerting and advisory systems, ITS sensors and surveillance systems, field reports, and emergency call-taking systems to identify emergencies and notifies all responding agencies of detected emergencies.

Includes Elements

Statewide Emergency Operations Center
Statewide Transportation Management Center
Surface Transportation Weather Service
Alerting and Advisory Systems
Transit Management Centers
Transit Non-Public Facilities Safety and Security Monitoring Devices
Bridge Operations Centers
Rail/Airport/Port Public Facilities Safety - Security Monitoring Devices
Local Parking Facility Security - Surveillance Systems
Transit Public Facilties Safety and Security Monitoring Devices
Critical Transportation Infrastructure Security - Surveillance System
Rail/Airport/Port Non-Public Facilities Safety - Security Monitoring Devices
Homeland Security