Emergency Management Coordinator/ Hazardous Materials Coordinator
Coordinator: Dave White
Deputy Coordinator: Ginny Dawson
108 East Main St
Tazewell, VA 24651
The Emergency Management Coordinator acts as a liaison between Tazewell County and the Virginia Department of Emergency Management. The decision to declare a county-wide disaster and attempt to bring in state and federal emergency assistance will be coordinated within certain guidelines. It is the ESC responsibility to ensure the safety of the citizens during time of large scale disasters. Coordinates Hazardous Materials Response with local Fire Departments and Virginia State Agencies.
Hazardous Materials Coordinator coordinates hazardous material incidents between the citizen, local and state agencies. It is the Coordinator's responsibility to ensure all incidents dealing with hazardous material is mitigated to ensure the least damage to life, property, and the enviroment.
- Virginia Department Emergency Management (VDEM)
- Prepare and Prevent (VDEM)
- Ready Virginia
- American Red Cross
- National Weather Service (NOAA)
- National Incident Management System (NIMS)