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Q: 1. A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that:
A: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that: Incidents should be managed at the lowest jurisdictional level possible.
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User: 1. 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: 2. 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.'

User: 3. 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.

Weegy: The answer is Incident Command Post. The structure is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place.
ephraimzRN|Points 2278|

User: 4. The credentialing process involves an objective evaluation and documentation of an individual's: Current certification, license, or degree, Training and experience, and ________________________________.

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: 5. 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.
migzptz|Points 7628|

User: 5. Which organization has line authority to oversee the management of multiple incidents being handled by separate Incident Command organizations?

User: 8. Select the TRUE statement about the Incident Action Plan. A. Presents detailed cost accounting for all incident resources. B. Covers the entire incident from start to finish. C. Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics. D. Must be a written document that is distributed to all responders.

Weegy: Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics is a TRUE statement about the Incident Action Plan.
jher000|Points 8065|

User: 9. The National Response Framework (NRF) presents the guiding principles that:

Weegy: Provide the structure and mechanisms to ensure effective Federal support of State, tribal, and local related activities.
sipichapie|Points 4915|

User: 10. The Public Information Officer:

Weegy: Public Information Officers (PIOs) are the communications coordinators or spokespersons of certain governmental organizations (i.e. city, county, school district, state government and police/fire departments). [ They differ from public relations departments of private organizations in that marketing plays a more limited role. The primary responsibility of a PIO is to provide information to the media and public as required by law and according to the standards of their profession. Many PIOs are former journalists, bringing unique and relevant experience to the position. During crises and emergencies, PIOs are often identified by wearing helmets or vests with the letters "PIO" on them. ]
akoine|Points 2078|

User: 11. The act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level is referred to as:

User: 11. 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. Leadership B. Coordination C. Direction D. Command

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 A.COMMAND.
yumdrea|Points 865|

User: 12. Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide:

Weegy: Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide : Mechanisms to quickly obtain emergency assistance in the form of personnel, equipment, materials, and other associated services.
Slayin|Points 743|

User: 13. The Joint Information System is: A. A set of guidelines and protocols for sharing sensitive and classified information during an incident response. B. The framework for organizing, integrating, and coordinating the delivery of public information. C. The automated system used by the Situation Unit within the Planning Section to synthesize information and produce reports. D. A 24/7 multiagency watch center that provides Federal prevention, protection, and preparedness coordination.

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

User: 14. 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. B. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and documentation of incident events. C. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. D. 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.

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 6899|

User: 15. To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR: A. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center. 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. Understand laws and regulations in their jurisdictions that pertain to emergency management and incident response. D. Provide guidance to their jurisdictions, departments, and/or agencies, with clearly stated policies for NIMS implementation.

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. [ Click the link for more details: ]
jeo007|Points 191|

User: 16. Select the statement below that best describes one benefit of NIMS. A. Development of comprehensive strategies for addressing the management of international events. B. Establishment of standardized organizational structures that improve integration among jurisdictions and disciplines. C. Creation of a comprehensive tactical plan for operational incident management that can be used for every incident. D. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant.

Weegy: The answer is B. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant.
kristymisty|Points 91|

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