Emergency Response Program (ERP)
- Provides technical expertise and site-specific support in response to health issues caused by emergencies and acute releases, or threatened releases, of hazardous materials;
- Provides on-site support during chemical emergencies to federal, tribal, state, and local agencies and the general public, emphasizing preparation for and prevention of emergency events; and
- Collaborates with other federal, tribal, state, and local agencies during emergency responses through the National Response Program and within CDC guidelines.
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Page last reviewed: September 23, 2015
Content source: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry