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Q: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to:
A: 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: Interoperability

Weegy: Interoperability is the ability of diverse systems and organizations to work together.
XxXAnTiXxX|Points 10|

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

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

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

Weegy: Establishment of standardized organizational structures that improve integration among jurisdictions and disciplines, best describes one benefit of NIMS. Answer is letter A.




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

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

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

Weegy: NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions
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User: Which organization has line authority to oversee the management of multiple incidents being handled by separate Incident Command organizations? A. United Command B. Joint Command C. Multiagency Command D. Area Command

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

Weegy: letter D would be the best answer. D. Interfaces with the public and media and/or with other agencies regarding incident-related information requirements
jbgingz|Points 374|

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

Weegy: B. Is unique terminology that responders use when managing incidents.
keath1219|Points 171|

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

Weegy: Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities? Answer: C. [ Operations Section Chief ]
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User: Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide: A. Mechanisms to quickly obtain emergency assistance in the form of personnel, equipment, materials, and other associated services. B. Lists of specialized codes for facilitating communication among responders representing different departments, agencies, and jurisdictions. C. Strategies for restoring critical infrastructure that affects multiple sectors and jurisdictions across specified geographical areas. D. Steps for ensuring the continuity of government at the local, tribal, and State levels following a catastrophic incident.

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 48605|

User: 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. Developing assessment criteria for the various components of NIMS, as well as compliance requirements and timelines. C. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS. D. Facilitating the establishment and maintenance of a documentation and database system related to qualification, certification, and credentialing of emergency management/response personnel and organizations.

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