The SERC Work Group is an advisory board to the State Emergency Response Commission (SERC) and the Disaster Preparedness Commission (DPC) on emergency planning and training, reporting and community awareness. The Working Group is comprised of business, industry, State and local representatives with a broad range of responsibilities and expertise in the hazardous materials response field.
The SERC Working Group consists of the following representatives:
- NYS Office of Emergency Management, Chair
- NYS Office of Fire Prevention and Control
- NYS Business Council
- NYS Department of Health
- NYS Department of Labor
- NYS Emergency Management Association
- NYS Division of State Police
- NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
- NYS Department of Transportation
The mission of the SERC working group is to facilitate the implementation of hazardous materials preparedness as required by the federal Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) by providing leadership, guidance and assistance to Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPCs), and to State and local government, business and industry, and the public.
New York State Office of Emergency Management
1220 Washington Avenue
Building 22, Suite 101
Albany, NY 12226-2251
Phone: (518) 292-2366
Fax: (518) 322-4986
For Tier II Reporting inquiries, please call (518) 292-2302 or email your inquiry to the above contact.