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

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

User: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that: A. Unity of effort and command results when responding jurisdictions and agencies are willing to relinquish their authorities. B. Effective response relies on the readiness of response partners to self-dispatch to an incident scene. C. Preparedness is inherently a government responsibility and does not require participation from nongovernmental organizations. D. Incidents should be managed at the lowest jurisdictional level possible.

User: Select the statement below that best describes one benefit of NIMS. A. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant. B. Creation of a comprehensive tactical plan for operational incident management that can be used for every incident. C. Development of comprehensive strategies for addressing the management of international events. D. Establishment of standardized organizational structures that improve integration among jurisdictions and disciplines.

Weegy: b. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant.
BRAINSTORM|Points 3058|

User: The Joint Information System is: A. A 24/7 multiagency watch center that provides Federal prevention, protection, and preparedness coordination. B. The automated system used by the Situation Unit within the Planning Section to synthesize information and produce reports. C. A set of guidelines and protocols for sharing sensitive and classified information during an incident response. D. The framework for organizing, integrating, and coordinating the delivery of public information.

Weegy: d. A set of guidelines and protocols for sharing sensitive and classified information during an incident response
dhez2011|Points 10|

User: This structure is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place. A. Emergency Operations Center B. Joint Command Post C. Strategic Operations Center D. Incident Command Post

Weegy: this a emergency operation center
atticus0016|Points 0|

User: Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 (HSPD-5) requires all Federal departments and agencies to: A. Make adoption of NIMS by State, tribal, and local organizations a condition for Federal preparedness assistance (through grants, contracts, and other activities). B. Create NIMS strike teams that can mange incident operations if a local government fails to comply with NIMS. C. Implement NIMS as the doctrine for how best to organize and manage all routine, day-to-day department/agency operations. D. Establish a panel that will evaluate activities at the State, tribal, and local levels to ensure compliance with NIMS.

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.
sharpies|Points 8666|

User: The National Response Framework (NRF) presents the guiding principles that: A. Supersede the National Incident Management System's framework when Federal agency and departments are assisting in a response. B. Provide the structure and mechanisms to ensure effective Federal support of State, tribal, and local related activities. C. Mandate specific operational plans for local responders to use when managing a wide range of incidents. 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.
J_ME_|Points 1297|

User: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. 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. B. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. C. 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. 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. ] ]
OxTornado007|Points 6349|

User: Interoperability: A. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together. B. Requires nongovernmental and private-sector organizations to purchase standardized communication equipment. C. Involves oversight by the Federal Communications Commission for assigning emergency frequencies. 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.
jher000|Points 7880|

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

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

User: 26. HSPD-5 required the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a mechanism for ensuring the ongoing management and maintenance of NIMS. The Secretary established the National Integration Center (NIC) to perform all of the following functions EXCEPT: A. Promoting compatibility between national-level standards for NIMS and those developed by other public, private, and professional groups. B. Facilitating the establishment and maintenance of a documentation and database system related to qualification, certification, and credentialing of emergency management/response personnel and organizations. C. Developing assessment criteria for the various components of NIMS, as well as compliance requirements and timelines. D. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS

Weegy: The Secretary established the National Integration Center (NIC) to perform all of the following functions EXCEPT: a. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS. [ [ ] ]
sipichapie|Points 4722|

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Command is User: Check-in, initial briefing, recordkeeping, and demobilization procedures are all necessary to ensure: A. Sustainability. B. Redundancy. C. Accountability. D. Flexibility.
Weegy: Check-in, initial briefing, recordkeeping, and demobilization procedures are all necessary to ensure accountability. User: A Deputy is the support position for all of the following positions, EXCEPT: A. Branch Director. B. Public Information Officer. C. Incident Commander. D. Section Chief. User: If the Incident Commander designates personnel to provide public information, safety, and liaison services, the personnel are collectively referred to as the: A. Executive Staff. B. Command Staff. C. Incident Staff. D. Director Staff. Weegy: If the Incident Commander designates personnel to provide public information, safety, and liaison services, the personnel are collectively referred to as the Command staff. User: In ICS, the members of the Command Staff assume the title of: A. Officer. B. Executive. C. Director. D. Leader. Weegy: In ICS, the members of the Command Staff assume the title of: Officer. User: Which ICS function records time accounting and procures needed items? A. Operations B. Finance/Administration C. Incident Command D. Planning Weegy: Finance/Administration records time accounting and procures needed items. User: At the incident scene, who handles media inquires? A. External Affairs Specialist B. Public Information Officer C. Media Relations Specialist D. Communications Officer Weegy: At the incident scene, Public Information Officer handles media inquires. User: After being deployed and arriving on scene at an incident, the first task for response personnel is to: A. Search for potential incident survivors. B. Record and report resource allocation. C. Check in and receive an assignment. D. Locate and assist response personnel. (More)
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Command is the act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level.
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A Deputy is the support position for all of the following positions, EXCEPT Public Information Officer.

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After being deployed and arriving on scene at an incident, the first task for response personnel is to check in and receive an assignment.
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