Activation requests for New York Task Force - 2 (NY-TF2) can be made for incidents such as structural collapse, excavation emergencies, technical rope rescues, confined space rescue, and other specialized rescues to
NYS Office of Fire Prevention & Control Response Services.
Assistance can be delivered by telephone advice or on-scene response
by select specialists and team members. Response time varies depending on the nature of the request and location. But, in any event, the requested assistance will be en-route in no more than two hours. The team has been deployed to numerous emergency situations and stands ready to assist your emergency response agency should the need arise.