Emergency Commercial Vehicle Response Functional Area


'Emergency Commercial Vehicle Response' identifies and initiates a response to commercial vehicle and freight equipment related emergencies. These emergencies may include incidents involving hazardous materials as well as the detection of non–permitted transport of security sensitive hazmat. It identifies the location of the vehicle, the nature of the incident, the route information, and information concerning the freight itself. The information supports the determination of the response and identifies the responding agencies to notify.

Included In

City of Columbus 911 Call Center
CRAA Communications Operations Center
Local 911 Call Centers

Functional Requirements

01The center shall receive alerts about a Commercial Vehicle or Freight Equipment breach, non–permitted security sensitive hazmat detected at the roadside, route deviation, or Commercial Vehicle Driver / Commercial Vehicle / Freight Equipment assignment mismatches which includes the location of the Commercial Vehicle and appropriate identities.
02The center shall receive emergency notification information from commercial vehicles, commercial vehicle check stations, or commercial fleet operators and present the possible incident information to the emergency system operator. This may include detection of non–permitted transport of security sensitive hazmat, hazardous cargo spills, etc.
03The center shall receive details of the cargo being carried by commercial vehicles from their commercial fleet manager for incidents involving potential hazardous materials.
04The center shall forward the verified emergency information to the responding agency based on the location and nature of the emergency.
05The center shall provide the capability to request Fleet and Freight Management to disable a specific vehicle in their fleet.