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6. Select the statement below that best describes one benefit of NIMS. A. Development of comprehensive strategies for addressing the management of international events. B. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant. C. Creation of a comprehensive tactical plan for operational incident management that can be used for every incident. D. Establishment of standardized organizational structures that improve integration among jurisdictions ...
Weegy: b. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant. User: 7. Who is the individual responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources? A. Agency Executive or Senior Official B. Operations Section Chief C. Emergency Operations Center Manager D. Incident Commander Weegy: I believe the answer is going to be B. I hope this helps you. User: 10. A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that: A. Preparedness is inherently a government responsibility and does not require participation from nongovernmental organizations. B. Unity of effort and command results when responding jurisdictions and agencies are willing to relinquish their authorities. C. Effective response relies on the readiness of response partners to self-dispatch to an incident scene. D. Incidents should be managed at the lowest jurisdictional level possible. Weegy: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that: Incidents should be managed at the lowest jurisdictional level possible. User: 12. The National Response Framework (NRF) presents the guiding principles that: A. Mandate specific operational plans for local responders to use when managing a wide range of incidents. B. Supersede the National Incident Management System's framework when Federal agency and departments are assisting in a response. C. Provide the structure and mechanisms to ensure effective Federal support of State, tribal, and local related activities. D. Are singly focused on improving Federal homeland security agencies' response to catastrophic natural hazards and terrorist-related incidents. Weegy: da. Are singly focused on improving Federal homeland security agencies? response to catastrophic natural hazards and terrorist-related incidents. User: 13. Which entity provides a structure for developing and delivering ... (More)
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1. Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 (HSPD-5) requires all Federal departments and agencies to: A. Implement NIMS as the doctrine for how best to organize and manage all routine, day-to-day department/agency operations. B. Make adoption of NIMS by State, tribal, and local organizations a condition for Federal preparedness assistance (through grants, contracts, and other activities). C. Create NIMS strike teams that can mange incident operations if a local government fails to comply ...
Weegy: HSPD-5 requires all Federal Departments and agencies to: b. Make adoption of NIMS by State, tribal, and local organizations a condition for Federal Preparedness. User: The Public Information Officer: A. Controls messaging and limits the independence of other organizations participating in the incident. B. Interfaces with the public and media and/or with other agencies regarding incident-related information requirements. C. Serves as a press secretary for the Agency Executive or Senior Official during the incident. D. Directs the Joint Information Center operation with the Emergency Operations Center. Weegy: the answer is B 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: A. Leadership B. Command C. Direction D. Coordination Weegy: b. Command is the act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level. User: 5. Unified Command: A. Obligates all responsible agencies to pool their resources without consideration to the terms of mutual aid and assistance agreements. B. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. C. Requires that employees report to several different Incident Commanders, each representing each jurisdiction. D. Assigns a single Incident Commander to assume unity of command and make decisions for all jurisdictions. Weegy: Unified Command: B. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. (More)
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16. Which organization has line authority to oversee the management of multiple incidents being handled by separate Incident Command organizations? A. Joint Command B. United Command C. Area Command D. Multiagency Command
Weegy: The answer is Unified Command. User: 17. In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. Incident management personnel organized according to function (i.e., Operations Section Chief, Planning Section Chief, Logistics Section Chief, and Finance/Administration Section Chief) and who report directly to the Incident Commander. B. A person assigned by a cooperating agency or nongovernmental/private organization who has been delegated authority to make decisions affecting that agency's or organization's participation in incident management activities. C. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. D. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and documentation of incident events. Weegy: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. [ [ Incident management personnel organized according to function (i.e., Operations Section Chief, Planning Section Chief, Logistics Section Chief, and Finance/Administration Section Chief) and who report directly to the Incident Commander. ] ] User: 18. Interoperability: A. Involves oversight by the Federal Communications Commission for assigning emergency frequencies. B. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together. C. Requires nongovernmental and private-sector organizations to purchase standardized communication equipment. D. Primarily involves creating automated systems that allow for the sharing of sensitive incident information. Weegy: b. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together. User: 21. Exercises should: Include multidisciplinary, multijurisdictional incidents. Include participation of private-sector and nongovernmental organizations. Cover aspects of preparedness plans, ... (More)
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Unified Command: A. Assigns a single Incident Commander to assume unity of command and make decisions for all jurisdictions. B. Obligates all responsible agencies to pool their resources without consideration to the terms of mutual aid and assistance agreements. C. Requires that employees report to several different Incident Commanders, each representing each jurisdiction. D. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident ...
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