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in an incident command system organization, the term 'general staff' refers to?
In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: 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. ]
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User: in an incident command system organization, the term 'general staff' refers to?

Weegy: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: 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. ]
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User: which organization has line authority to oversee the management of multiple incidents being handled by separate incident command organizations?

Weegy: Area Command. Area Command has line authority to oversee the management of multiple incidents being handled by separate Incident Command organizations.
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User: the credentialing process involves an objective evaluation and documentation of an individual's:

Weegy: The credentialing process involves an objective evaluation and documentation of an individual's:

Current certification, license, or degree,
Training and experience, and
Competence or proficiency.



User: which entity provides a structure for developing and delivering incident-related coordinated messages by developing, recommending, and executing public information plans and strategies?

Weegy: Joint Information System (JIS) is to provide a structure and system for developing and delivering coordinated interagency messages; developing, recommending, [ and executing public information plans and strategies on behalf of the Incident Commander; advising the Incident Commander concerning public affairs issues that could affect a response effort; and controlling rumors and inaccurate information that could undermine public confidence in the emergency response effort. ]
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User: to better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, except for?

Weegy: What are the choices?
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User: incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process:

Weegy: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process As soon as possible to facilitate accountability of the resources
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User: select the statement below that best describes one benefit of nims?

Weegy: The acronym NIMS indicates the National Incident Management System.
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User: unified command:

Weegy: In the Incident Command System, a Unified Command is an authority structure in which the role of incident commander is shared by two or more individuals, each already having authority in a different responding agency. [ Unified command is one way to carry out command in which responding agencies and/or jurisdictions with responsibility for the incident share incident management. A Unified Command may be needed for incidents involving multiple jurisdictions or agencies. If a Unified Command is needed, Incident Commanders representing agencies or jurisdictions that share responsibility for the incident manage the response from a single Incident Command Post. A Unified Command allows agencies with different legal, geographic, and functional authorities and responsibilities to work together effectively without affecting individual agency authority, responsibility, or accountability. Under a Unified Command, a single, coordinated Incident Action Plan will direct all activities. The Incident Commanders will supervise a single Command and General Staff organization and speak with one voice. ]
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User: unified command: A.enables all agencies with responsibilty to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. B. assigns a single incident commander to assume unity of command and make decisions for all jurisdictions. C. obligates all responsible agencies to pool their resources without consideration to the terms of mutual aid and assistance agreements. D. requires that employees report to several different incident commanders, each representing each jurisdiction.

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