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In an Incident Command System organization, the term “General Staff” refers to: a. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and
documentation of incident events. b. 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. c. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. d. 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.
The answer is d.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: a. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and documentation of incident events. b. 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. c. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. d. 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.

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

Weegy: The answer is b.
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