Emergency Measures Organization (E.M.O.)

HAMPTON EMO

The Province of New Brunswick requires that each municipality, under the N.B. Emergency Measures Act, must be prepared to handle emergencies and disasters by establishing and maintaining an emergency plan. Events that occur that would result in the activation of the EMO group usually happen without warning. In order to be prepared, emergency plans are developed by the EMO group, approved by Council and NB EMO and are tested periodically either with a mock exercise or a table top exercise.

The EMO group meets on a monthly basis at our Emergency Operations Center (EOC) located in the Town Emergency Services Building to discuss and work on the many events that could occur as a result of one of these unplanned events.The EMO team is currently seeking individuals with an interest in disaster response.

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The Emergency Operations Centre in Hampton operates during emergency situations only.  The phone number is 832-6470.  Good news if there is no answer...that means there is no emergency situation in Hampton!

Hampton EMO Coordinator:
Keith Copeland
Email : emo@townofhampton.ca

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: SENTINEL ALERT SYSTEM

The Sentinel Alert System allows  to notify residents in our community of situations requiring them to take action to protect themselves and their property from such things as flooding, weather events, and situations that would require an evacuation. In order for this program to be effective, residents must register by double clicking here. 

Contact Information for NB EMO in Fredericton:
General Information: (506) 453-2133 
Toll Free Number: 1-800-561-4034 
Fax: (506) 453-5513 
Email: emo@gnb.ca 
Internet Web Site: www.gnb.ca/cnb/emo-omu/index-e.asp