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Q: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR: A. Provide guidance to their jurisdictions, departments, and/or agencies, with clearly stated
policies for NIMS implementation. B. Help to establish relationships (including mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements) with other jurisdictions and, as appropriate, with nongovernmental organizations and the private sector. C. Understand laws and regulations in their jurisdictions that pertain to emergency management and incident response. D. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center.
A: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR d. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center.
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User: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR: A. Provide guidance to their jurisdictions, departments, and/or agencies, with clearly stated policies for NIMS implementation. B. Help to establish relationships (including mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements) with other jurisdictions and, as appropriate, with nongovernmental organizations and the private sector. C. Understand laws and regulations in their jurisdictions that pertain to emergency management and incident response. D. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center.

Weegy: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR d. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center.
rodnix|Points 296|

User: The National Response Framework (NRF) presents the guiding principles that

Weegy: Provide the structure and mechanisms to ensure effective Federal support of State, tribal, and local related activities.
sipichapie|Points 4722|

User: Which of the following statements is FALSE? A. NIMS integrates best practices into a comprehensive, standardized framework. B. NIMS is based on best practices collected from all levels of responders. C. NIMS is applicable across the full spectrum of potential incidents, regardless of cause, size, location, or complexity. D. NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions.

Weegy: NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions
shifa saleheen|Points 9890|

User: Select the TRUE statement: A. Prior to requesting assistance through intrastate mutual aid, a State must first ask the Federal Government for resources. B. Frequently jurisdictions and agencies self-dispatch resources in anticipation of a need at the incident scene. C. In a complex incident within a State, an Area Commander would request resources directly from DHS and FEMA. D. Typically requests for resources flow from the on-scene incident command through the local and State Emergency Operations Centers to the Federal Government.

Weegy: b. Prior to requesting assistance through intrastate mutual aid, a State must first ask the Federal Government for resources
lynard02|Points 130|

User: The act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level is referred to as:

Weegy: The act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level is referred to as command.
BRAINSTORM|Points 3065|

User: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process

Weegy: As soon as possible to facilitate accountability of the resources. They begin the resource mobilization process.
lynard02|Points 130|

User: Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities?

Weegy: Operations Section Chief is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities.
jeffrey19phil|Points 770|

User: The Joint Information System is

User: Select the TRUE statement about the Incident Action Plan. A. Must be a written document that is distributed to all responders. B. Covers the entire incident from start to finish. C. Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics. D. Presents detailed cost accounting for all incident resources.

Weegy: c. Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics.
eikcid|Points 1344|

User: THANK YOU!

Weegy: You are welcome. Anything else I can help you with?
jeifunk|Points 8188|

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