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Which entity provides a structure for developing and delivering incident-related coordinated messages by developing, recommending, and executing public information plans and strategies?
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: 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. ]
Marvel2|Points 1403|

User: Select the statement below that best describes one benefit of NIMS

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. ]
alfred123|Points 4062|

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

Weegy: The act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level is referred to as COMMAND.
debnjerry|Points 50992|

User: Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities?

User: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is

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: Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 (HSPD-5) requires all Federal departments and agencies to

Weegy: Make adoption of NIMS by State, Tribal and local organizations, a condition for Federal preparedness assistance, through grants, contracts, and other activities.
sharpies|Points 8877|

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: 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. [ ]
Marvel2|Points 1403|

User: Select the false statement from the following: Make sure your emergency plans: A. Are developed using hazard identification and risk assessment methodologies. B. Are integrated, operational, and incorporate key private-sector and nongovernmental elements. C. Include provisions for all persons, including special needs populations and those with household pets. D. Leave leadership roles and responsibilities undefined so the plan is more flexible

Weegy: The following is a false statement: A. Leave leadership roles and responsibilities undefined so the plan is more flexible.
banaag00|Points 102|

User: As a member of the Unified Coordination Group, the Principal Federal Official (PFO):

Weegy: Promotes collaboration and works to resolve any Federal interagency conflict that may arise.
Roy0624|Points 609|

User: When developing protocols that promote situational awareness, priority should be given to:

User: . When developing protocols that promote situational awareness, priority should be given to: •Providing the right information at the right time. •Improving and integrating national reporting. •Linking operations centers and tapping subject-matter experts.

User: Operating under the direction of the FEMA Regional Administrator, Regional Response Coordination Centers (RRCCs) coordinate Federal regional response until

Weegy: Operating under the direction of the FEMA Regional Administrator, Regional Response Coordination Centers (RRCCs) coordinate Federal regional response until The Joint Field Office (JFO) is established.
uxiali|Points 1603|

User: Select the FALSE statement from below: A. The Framework promotes partnerships with nongovernmental and voluntary organizations which provide specialized services that help individuals with special needs. B. The Framework mandates that the private-sector entities responsible for critical infrastructure and key resources develop and exercise contingency plans. C. The Framework is focused on incidents of all types, including acts of terrorism, major disasters, and other emergencies. D. When assistance is coordinated by a Federal agency with primary jurisdiction, the Department of Homeland Security may activate Framework mechanisms to support the response without assuming overall leadership for the incident.

Weegy: D. The Framework mandates that the private-sector entities responsible for critical infrastructure and key resources develop and exercise contingency plans.
ashakr|Points 70|

User: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process when: A. The first resources are ready to be released. B. They begin the resource mobilization process. C. Requested by the emergency operations center. D. Incident activities shift from response to recovery.

Weegy: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process when: A. They begin the resource mobilization process. - - [ ]
Luzvi|Points 70|

User: Whose duties include operation of the National Response Coordination Center, the effective support of all Emergency Support Functions, and, more generally, preparation for, protection against, response to, and recovery from all-hazards incidents

Weegy: The answer is the FEMA Administrator
Butterflybaby|Points 1082|

User: The National Preparedness Vision, National Planning Scenarios, Universal Task List, and Target Capabilities List are the four critical elements comprising the

Weegy: The National Preparedness Vision, National Planning Scenarios, Universal Task List, and Target Capabilities List are the four critical elements comprising the National Preparedness Guidelines.





User: The National Incident Management System (NIMS): A. Provides a proactive approach to ensuring that responders from across the country are organized, trained, and equipped in a manner that allows them to work together seamlessly. B. Establishes standardized methodology and terminology used for exercise design, development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. C. Ensures consistent reporting methods across departments, agencies, and operations centers at the Federal, State, local, and private-sector levels. D. Creates a comprehensive framework to protect critical infrastructure and key resources through developing partnerships with the private sector.

Weegy: The National Incident Management System (NIMS): B Ensures consistent reporting methods across departments, agencies, and operations centers at the Federal, State, local, and private-sector levels.
matahari|Points 2579|

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. •____________________________________________. A. Have consequences for inadequate performance. B. Be repeated until performance is at an acceptable level. C. Be based on the most catastrophic scenario that could affect the community. D. Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions

Weegy: Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions.
jeifunk|Points 10554|

User: Who is the principal Federal official for domestic incident management?

User: Planning across the full range of homeland security operations is: A. Primarily conducted by Federal agencies with homeland security missions. B. Required in order to receive assistance under the Stafford Act. C. Focused primarily on the protection of the Nation's critical infrastructure. D. An inherent responsibility of every level of government.

Weegy: A. Primarily conducted by Federal agencies with homeland security missions.
nikkidonker|Points 100|

User: The State Coordinating Officer is: A. Appointed by the Governor to coordinate State disaster assistance efforts with those of the Federal Government. B. Deployed through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact to coordinate State-to-State mutual aid and assistance. C. Selected by the chief elected officials in impacted jurisdictions to interface with the State officials during the incident response. D. Assigned by the FEMA Regional Administrator to expedite the delivery of needed services to a State.

Weegy: The State Coordinating Officer is: A. Appointed by the Governor to coordinate State disaster assistance efforts with those of the Federal Government.
jeifunk|Points 10554|

User: Which organization serves as FEMA's primary operations management center, as well as the focal point for national resource coordination? A. National Response Coordination Center B. Federal Operations Center C. Disaster Response Center D. Strategic Information and Operations Center

Weegy: National Response Coordination Center- NRCC
wisbest|Points 2831|

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: A. Emergency Operations Center is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place.




User: . The National Response Framework is: A. Written exclusively for professional emergency management practitioners. B. A comprehensive guide to preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation. C. Part of the larger National Strategy for Homeland Security. D. Triggered following a declaration by the Secretary of Homeland Security.

Weegy: The National Response Framework is: c. A comprehensive guide to preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation
selymi|Points 11431|

User: Which Incident Command System element provides a command structure to enable agencies with different legal, jurisdictional, and functional responsibilities to coordinate, plan, and interact effectively on scene while maintaining their own authority, responsibility, and accountability

Weegy: Unified Command
kamil1218|Points 60|

User: If an incident grows beyond the capability of a local jurisdiction, then: A. The State activates its emergency plan, provides needed resources, and requests assistance from other States using existing mutual aid agreements. B. The local jurisdiction applies for Federal assistance under the Stafford Act and other Federal authorities. C. The Federal Government activates the National Response Framework to prepare to respond as needed. D. The National Guard is activated to assume command of the incident scene and manage response operations.

Weegy: b
bad_debts|Points 626|

User: . The National Response Framework presents the guiding principles that: A. Update and supersede the National Incident Management System's framework based on lessons learned. B. Enable all response partners to prepare for and provide a unified national response to all incidents. C. Provide local, tribal, State, and Federal responders with specific operational plans for managing a wide range of incidents. D. Improve homeland security agencies' response to catastrophic natural hazards and terrorist-related incidents.

Weegy: The National Response Framework presents the guiding principles that: A. Enable all response partners to prepare for and provide a unified national response to all incidents.
andrewpallarca|Points 25768|

User: A basic premise of the National Response Framework is that: A. Unity of effort results when responding agencies are willing to relinquish their authorities. B. Readiness to act encourages response partners to self-dispatch to an incident scene. C. Response partners use nonstandard structures to allow for flexible and scalable responses. 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: Planning across the full range of homeland security operations is: A. Primarily conducted by Federal agencies with homeland security missions. B. An inherent responsibility of every level of government. C. Required in order to receive assistance under the Stafford Act. D. Focused primarily on the protection of the Nation's critical infrastructure

Weegy: A. Primarily conducted by Federal agencies with homeland security missions.
nikkidonker|Points 100|

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. •____________________________________________. A. Have consequences for inadequate performance. B. Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions. C. Be repeated until performance is at an acceptable level. D. Be based on the most catastrophic scenario that could affect the community.

Weegy: Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions.
jeifunk|Points 10554|

User: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process when: A. The first resources are ready to be released. B. Incident activities shift from response to recovery. C. They begin the resource mobilization process. D. Requested by the emergency operations center

Weegy: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process when: A. They begin the resource mobilization process. - - [ ]
Luzvi|Points 70|

User: As a member of the Unified Coordination Group, the Principal Federal Official (PFO): A. Directs the incident command structure established at the incident. B. Promotes collaboration and works to resolve any Federal interagency conflict that may arise. C. Has responsibility for administering Stafford Act authorities. D. Has directive authority over the senior Federal officials who are responding to the incident.

Weegy: As a member of the Unified Coordination Group, the Principal Federal Official (PFO):B. Promotes collaboration and works to resolve any Federal interagency conflict that may arise.
andriesalang|Points 61|

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

Weegy: A. Emergency Operations Center is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place.




User: If an incident grows beyond the capability of a local jurisdiction, then: A. The State activates its emergency plan, provides needed resources, and requests assistance from other States using existing mutual aid agreements. B. The National Guard is activated to assume command of the incident scene and manage response operations. C. The local jurisdiction applies for Federal assistance under the Stafford Act and other Federal authorities. D. The Federal Government activates the National Response Framework to prepare to respond as needed.

Weegy: b
bad_debts|Points 626|

User: Which organization serves as FEMA's primary operations management center, as well as the focal point for national resource coordination? A. National Response Coordination Center B. Strategic Information and Operations Center C. Federal Operations Center D. Disaster Response Center

Weegy: National Response Coordination Center- NRCC
wisbest|Points 2831|

User: Which Incident Command System element provides a command structure to enable agencies with different legal, jurisdictional, and functional responsibilities to coordinate, plan, and interact effectively on scene while maintaining their own authority, responsibility, and accountability? A. Area Command B. Unity of Command C. Unified Command D. Unity of Effort

Weegy: Unified Command : provides a command structure to enable agencies with different legal, jurisdictional, and functional responsibilities to coordinate, plan, and interact effectively on scene while maintaining their own authority, responsibility, [ and accountability. ]
Expert answered|jeifunk|Points 10554|

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