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The Incident Command System (ICS) is: A. A military system used in domestic incidents to ensure command and control of Federal resources. B. A standardized management tool for meeting the demands of small or large emergency or nonemergency situations. C. Most applicable to the management of complex incidents that extend over many hours or days. D. A relatively new approach created based on the lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey disaster operations.
The Incident Command System (ICS) is: A standardized management tool for meeting the demands of small or large emergency or nonemergency situations.
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The Incident Command System (ICS) is: A standardized management tool for meeting the demands of small or large emergency or nonemergency situations.
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