The CCAR Emergency Plan

Coverage Area and Type of Support

CCAR provides back-up communications support within the boundaries of Chester County, Pennsylvania, and wherever deployed by CCDES. The type of support includes but is not limited to the following:
  1. Back-up 9-1-1 Call Taking at all County Fire Stations
  2. Tactical and formal written messages, data and radio email at:
  • Mass Care Shelters and Reception Centers
  • Radiological Decontamination Stations
  • Hospitals
  • Municipal EOCs
  • Any site as an incident demands

Emergency Situations

CCAR provides or supplements communications during emergencies where normal communication systems have sustained damage or are overloaded. We may be used in a wide variety of situations, including but not limited to:
  • Natural Disasters
  • Technological Disasters
  • Biological or Chemical Attack
  • Nuclear Accidents
  • Nuclear Attack
  • Terrorist Incidents
  • Bomb Threats
  • Any communications emergency