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The Joint Information System is NIMS 700
ational Incident Management System (NIMS) is emergency management doctrine used across the United States to coordinate emergency preparedness and incident management and response among the public (Federal, Tribal, state, [ and local government agencies) and private sectors. Read more at ]
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User: The Joint Information System is NIMS 700

Weegy: ational Incident Management System (NIMS) is emergency management doctrine used across the United States to coordinate emergency preparedness and incident management and response among the public (Federal, Tribal, state, [ and local government agencies) and private sectors. Read more at ]
Roy0624|Points 609|

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

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

User: Interoperability: A. Requires nongovernmental and private-sector organizations to purchase standardized communication equipment. B. Primarily involves creating automated systems that allow for the sharing of sensitive incident information. C. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together. D. Involves oversight by the Federal Communications Commission for assigning emergency frequencies.

Weegy: b. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together.
jher000|Points 8031|

User: ICS encourages jurisdictions to use common terminology. Common terminology: A. Applies exclusively to the naming of facilities used by the Command Staff. B. Is unique terminology that responders use when managing incidents. C. Encourages the use of radio codes to communicate efficiently at incident site. D. Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together.

Weegy: d. Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together.
Kristine Lozada|Points 31|

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. Direction B. Coordination C. Command D. Leadership

Weegy: b. Command is the act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level.
debnjerry|Points 44156|

User: Which entity provides a structure for developing and delivering incident-related coordinated messages by developing, recommending, and executing public information plans and strategies? A. Joint Information Operation B. Joint Information Base C. Joint Information System D. Joint Information Center

Weegy: b. Joint Information System (We hope weegy was able to help you today! Have a great one! :)
plain_whyt|Points 3367|

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

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

User: 4. Interoperability: A. Requires nongovernmental and private-sector organizations to purchase standardized communication equipment. B. Primarily involves creating automated systems that allow for the sharing of sensitive incident information. C. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together. D. Involves oversight by the Federal Communications Commission for assigning emergency frequencies.

Weegy: b. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together.
jher000|Points 8031|

User: Which organization has line authority to oversee the management of multiple incidents being handled by separate Incident Command organizations? A. Area Command B. Multiagency Command C. United Command D. Joint Command

Weegy: letter A. multiagency command
avrildadevil|Points 30|

User: Select the NIMS term that is defined as 'the architecture to support coordination for incident prioritization, critical resource allocation, communications systems integration, and information coordination.' A. Command and Control Center B. Multiagency Coordination System C. Incident Management Team D. Incident Operations Network

Weegy: A. Multiagency Coordination System
rhyann24|Points 2455|

User: The National Response Framework (NRF) presents the guiding principles that: A. Provide the structure and mechanisms to ensure effective Federal support of State, tribal, and local related activities. B. Are singly focused on improving Federal homeland security agencies' response to catastrophic natural hazards and terrorist-related incidents. C. Supersede the National Incident Management System's framework when Federal agency and departments are assisting in a response. D. Mandate specific operational plans for local responders to use when managing a wide range of incidents

Weegy: The National Response Framework (NRF) presents the guiding principles that: c. Provide the structure and mechanisms to ensure effective Federal support of State, tribal, and local related activities. [ ]
debnjerry|Points 44156|

User: Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide: A. Steps for ensuring the continuity of government at the local, tribal, and State levels following a catastrophic incident. B. Strategies for restoring critical infrastructure that affects multiple sectors and jurisdictions across specified geographical areas. C. Mechanisms to quickly obtain emergency assistance in the form of personnel, equipment, materials, and other associated services. D. Lists of specialized codes for facilitating communication among responders representing different departments, agencies, and jurisdictions.

Weegy: Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide: b. Mechanisms to quickly obtain emergency assistance in the form of personnel, equipment, materials, and other associated services.
debnjerry|Points 44157|

User: Select the TRUE statement: A. In a complex incident within a State, an Area Commander would request resources directly from DHS and FEMA. B. Frequently jurisdictions and agencies self-dispatch resources in anticipation of a need at the incident scene. C. Prior to requesting assistance through intrastate mutual aid, a State must first ask the Federal Government for resources. 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: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that: A. Effective response relies on the readiness of response partners to self-dispatch to an incident scene. B. Incidents should be managed at the lowest jurisdictional level possible. C. Unity of effort and command results when responding jurisdictions and agencies are willing to relinquish their authorities. D. Preparedness is inherently a government responsibility and does not require participation from nongovernmental organizations

Weegy: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that a. Incidents should be managed at the lowest jurisdictional level possible
yeswey|Points 2301|

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. Joint Command Post B. Incident Command Post C. Emergency Operations Center D. Strategic Operations Center

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

User: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. B. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and documentation of incident events. C. 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. D. 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

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 6709|

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

Weegy: NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions
shifa saleheen|Points 9950|

User: The Public Information Officer: A. Serves as a press secretary for the Agency Executive or Senior Official during the incident. B. Directs the Joint Information Center operation with the Emergency Operations Center. C. Interfaces with the public and media and/or with other agencies regarding incident-related information requirements. D. Controls messaging and limits the independence of other organizations participating in the incident

Weegy: The Public Information Officer: C. interfaces with the public and media and/or with other agencies regarding incident-related information requirements.
debnjerry|Points 44157|

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

Weegy: Establishment of standardized organizational structures that improve integration among jurisdictions and disciplines.
jeifunk|Points 8776|

User: Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities? A. Operations Section Chief B. Finance/Administration Section Chief C. Logistics Section Chief D. Planning Section Chief

Weegy: Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities? Answer: C. [ Operations Section Chief ]
emdjay23|Points 420|

User: Who is the individual responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources? A. Emergency Operations Center Manager B. Incident Commander C. Operations Section Chief D. Agency Executive or Senior Official

User: Who is the individual responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources?

Weegy: The Incident Commander is the individual responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources.
Frankie17851|Points 3171|

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

Weegy: Select the TRUE statement about the Incident Action Plan. Answer: c. Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics.
abl70|Points 102|

User: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR: A. Understand laws and regulations in their jurisdictions that pertain to emergency management and incident response. 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. Provide guidance to their jurisdictions, departments, and/or agencies, with clearly stated policies for NIMS implementation. 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.
edsbenoya1105|Points 0|

User: Exercises should:•Include multidisciplinary, multijurisdictional incidents. •Include participation of private-sector and nongovernmental organizations. •Cover aspects of preparedness plans, including activating mutual aid and assistance agreements. '_______________________________________

Weegy: The answer is contain a mechanism of incorporating corrective actions. Exercises should contain a mechanism of incorporating corrective [ actions. ]
Shey091808|Points 853|

User: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process: A. As soon as possible to facilitate accountability of the resources. B. When incident activities shift from response to recovery. C. Right before the first resources are ready to be released. D. After being requested by the Emergency Operations Center

Weegy: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process: A. As soon as possible to facilitate accountability of the resources.
Expert answered|andrewpallarca|Points 19690|



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