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7. ICS encourages jurisdictions to use common terminology. Common terminology: A. Encourages the use of radio codes to communicate efficiently at incident site. B. Applies exclusively to the naming
of facilities used by the Command Staff. C. Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together. D. Is unique terminology that responders use when managing incidents.
... of multiple incidents ... was the same as ICS encourages jurisdictions to use common terminology ... and federal responders with specific operational plans for managing a ... or d. [ Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together. ]
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User: 7. ICS encourages jurisdictions to use common terminology. Common terminology: A. Encourages the use of radio codes to communicate efficiently at incident site. B. Applies exclusively to the naming of facilities used by the Command Staff. C. Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together. D. Is unique terminology that responders use when managing incidents.

Weegy: ... of multiple incidents ... was the same as ICS encourages jurisdictions to use common terminology ... and federal responders with specific operational plans for managing a ... or d. [ Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together. ]
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User: 8. Unified Command: A. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. B. Requires that employees report to several different Incident Commanders, each representing each jurisdiction. C. Obligates all responsible agencies to pool their resources without consideration to the terms of mutual aid and assistance agreements. D. Assigns a single Incident Commander to assume unity of command and make decisions for all jurisdictions.

Weegy: A. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. - Unified Command
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