The duty of the West Warwick EMA Director is to coordinate and direct the planning, organization, control, and implementation of local emergency management activities. Additional duties and activities include the following:
Click here or on the Code Red images to learn more about the Code Red Emergency Notification System.
Additional questions about emergency management or how you can better prepare your house or business for a disaster can be forwarded to the West Warwick EMA Director Joseph Baris who is the West Warwick Fire Department Chief.
The following websites are full of helpful resources to educate and help you prepare for natural disasters:
Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA): http://www.riema.ri.gov/
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): http://www.fema.gov/
Preparing a 72-Hour Kit:
Creating a Family/Business Emergency Plan: