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Though the Joint Field Office (JFO) uses an Incident Command System structure, the JFO does not manage on-scene operations. Instead, the JFO focuses on providing support to on-scene efforts and conducting broader support operations that may extend beyond the incident site.
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User: Though the Joint Field Office (JFO) uses an Incident Command System structure, the JFO does not manage on-scene operations. Instead, the JFO focuses on providing support to on-scene efforts and conducting broader support operations that may extend beyond the incident site.

Weegy: Thought the Joint Field Office uses an Incident Command System structure, the JFO does not manage on-scene operations. Instead, the JFO focuses on providing support to on-scene efforts and conducting broader operations that may extend beyond the incident site. TRUE.
Expert answered|Score .9667|shiela098|Points 205|

User: Integrated Communications includes interoperable systems that include voice and data links.

Weegy: Integrated Communications includes interoperable systems that include voice and data links. TRUE.
Expert answered|Score 1|soumen314|Points 6911|

User: Depending on the incident size and complexity, various types of support facilities may be established by:

Weegy: Depending on the incident size and complexity various types of support facilities may be established by Incident Command.
Expert answered|Score 1|sujaysen|Points 25221|

User: Which General Staff member is responsible for ensuring that assigned incident personnel are fed and have communications, medical support, and transportation as needed to meet the operational objective?

Weegy: Logistics Section Chief is responsible for ensuring that assigned incident personnel are fed and have communications, medical support, and transportation as needed to meet the operational objectives.
Expert answered|Score 1|GaelM|Points 2660|

User: Acquiring, Storing, and Inventorying Resources are part of which NIMS Management Characteristic?

Weegy: Acquiring, Storing, and Inventorying Resources are part of: Comprehensive Resource Management.
Expert answered|Score 1|yumdrea|Points 45318|

User: The Whole Community approach refers to different organizations within the Federal Government.

Weegy: The whole community approach refers to different organizations within the federal government. FALSE.
Expert answered|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 156166|

User: A. The ability to control information exchange within and across organizations involved in an incident. B. Directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority. C. Assumed by the individual who is the highest-ranking person on the scene regardless of experience or training level. D. Based on the number of individuals or resources that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident.

Weegy: Command is: Directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority.
Expert answered|Score .9918|emdjay23|Points 156166|

User: Chain of command prevents personnel from directly communicating with each other to share information.

Weegy: Chain of command prevents personnel from directly communicating with each other to share information. FALSE.
Expert answered|Score 1|mittal2a|Points 8327|

User: The Incident Commander or Unified Command establishes incident objectives that include:

Weegy: The Incident Commander or Unified Command establishes incident objectives that include: Identifying strategies, tactics, tasks, and activities to achieve the objectives.
Expert answered|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 156166|

User: Expansion of the ICS modular organization is the responsibility of the:

Weegy: Expansion of the ICS modular organization is the responsibility of the Incident Commander.
Expert answered|Score 1|sujaysen|Points 25221|

User: The Whole Community approach means that solutions serve the affected community and a variety of resources are used as needed.

Weegy: The Whole Community approach means that solutions serve the affected community and a variety of resources are used as needed. TRUE.
Expert answered|Score 1|Wallet.ro|Points 144726|

User: Qualification, Certification, and Credentialing Personnel are part of which NIMS Management Characteristic?

Weegy: Qualification, Certification, and Credentialing Personnel are part of: Comprehensive Resource Management.
Expert answered|Score 1|yumdrea|Points 45318|

User: Which ICS functional area tracks resources, collects and analyzes information, and maintains documentation?

Weegy: The planning section is the ICS functional area that tracks resources, collects and analyzes information, and maintains documentation.
Expert answered|Score 1|Sting|Points 7037|

User: The Incident Command System (ICS) is:

Weegy: The Incident Command System is a standardized on-scene incident management concept designed specifically to allow responders to adopt an integrated organizational structure equal to the complexity and demands of any single incident or multiple incidents without being hindered by jurisdictional boundaries. ]
Expert answered|Score 1|Masamune|Points 81305|

User: Which NIMS component includes the Incident Command System (ICS)?

Weegy: The NIMS component that includes the Incident Command System (ICS) is Command and Coordination.
Expert answered|Score 1|GaelM|Points 2660|

User: The NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command and Unity of Command means that each person:

Weegy: The NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command and Unity of Command means that each person: reports to only one ICS supervisor.
Expert answered|Score 1|kiara07|Points 10722|

User: Which General Staff member directs all responses and tactical actions to achieve the incident objectives?

Weegy: The Operations Section Chief directs all responses and tactical actions to achieve the incident objectives.
Expert answered|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 156166|

User: Which member of the Command Staff interfaces with other agencies to meet incident-related information requirements?

Weegy: Public Information Officer is a member of the Command Staff interfaces with other agencies to meet incident-related information requirements.
Expert answered|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 156166|

User: To ensure a smooth transfer, the outgoing Incident Commander should provide a(n) ___________ to the new Incident Commander.

Weegy: To ensure a smooth transfer, the outgoing Incident Commander should provide a transfer of command briefing to the new Incident Commander.
Expert answered|Score 1|labtika|Points 1370|

User: An Incident Action Plan captures and communicates overall operational and support activities for an incident.

Weegy: An Incident Action Plan captures and communicates overall operational and support activities for an incident. TRUE.
Expert answered|Score .9743|emdjay23|Points 156166|

User: Which ICS function is responsible for documentation of mutual aid agreements?

Weegy: The ICS function responsible for documentation for mutual aid agreements is: Planning.
Expert answered|Score 1|Masamune|Points 81305|

User: The number of subordinates that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident is referred to as:

Weegy: The number of subordinates that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident is referred to as: Span of control .
Expert answered|Score 1|Polanight|Points 100|

User: Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following EXCEPT:

Weegy: Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following except: Technical Specifications.
Expert answered|Score 1|Ishm|Points 16595|

User: Which NIMS Management Characteristic may include gathering, analyzing, and assessing weather service data from technical specialists?

Weegy: Information and intelligence management is the NIMS Management Characteristic may include gathering, analyzing, and assessing weather service data from technical specialists.
Expert answered|Score 1|GaelM|Points 2660|

User: At the incident scene, who handles media inquiries?

Weegy: At the incident scene public information officer handles media inquiries.
Expert answered|Score 1|Ishm|Points 16595|

User: Which ICS functional area arranges for resources and needed services to support achievement of the incident objectives?

Weegy: Logistics arranges for resources and needed services to support achievement of the incident objectives.
Expert answered|Score 1|uxiali|Points 1636|

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To ensure a smooth transfer, the outgoing Incident Commander should provide a Briefing to the new Incident Commander.
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