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5. Which General Staff member negotiates and monitors contracts, maintains documentation for reimbursement, and oversees timekeeping for incident personnel? A. Finance/Administration Section Chief B. Planning Section Chief C. Logistics Section Chief D. Operations Section Chief
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User: 5. Which General Staff member negotiates and monitors contracts, maintains documentation for reimbursement, and oversees timekeeping for incident personnel? A. Finance/Administration Section Chief B. Planning Section Chief C. Logistics Section Chief D. Operations Section Chief

Weegy: The Finance/Administration Section is the General Staff member that negotiates and monitors contracts, maintains documentation for reimbursement, and oversees timekeeping for incident personnel.
Expert answered|Score .8961|Alberto Serrano Garcia|Points 160|

User: 5. Which General Staff member negotiates and monitors contracts, maintains documentation for reimbursement, and oversees timekeeping for incident personnel? A. Finance/Administration Section Chief B. Planning Section Chief C. Logistics Section Chief D. Operations Section Chief

Weegy: The Finance/Administration Section is the General Staff member that negotiates and monitors contracts, maintains documentation for reimbursement, and oversees timekeeping for incident personnel.
Expert answered|Score .8961|Alberto Serrano Garcia|Points 160|

User: 5. Which General Staff member negotiates and monitors contracts, maintains documentation for reimbursement, and oversees timekeeping for incident personnel? A. Finance/Administration Section Chief B. Planning Section Chief C. Logistics Section Chief D. Operations Section Chief

Weegy: The Finance/Administration Section is the General Staff member that negotiates and monitors contracts, maintains documentation for reimbursement, and oversees timekeeping for incident personnel.
Expert answered|Score .8961|Alberto Serrano Garcia|Points 160|

User: 6. Chain of command prevents personnel from directly communicating with each other to share information. A. TRUE B. FALSE

Weegy: Chain of command prevents personal from directly communicating with each other to share information. FALSE.
Expert answered|Score .9278|maydj|Points 1546|

User: 7. Who designates the Incident Commander and the process for transferring command? A. The Command Staff B. The jurisdiction or organization with primary responsibility for the incident C. The Section Chiefs D. The Incident Commander for previous operational period

Weegy: The Incident Commander for previous operational period designates the incident commander and the process for transferring command.
Expert answered|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 153686|

User: 8. The number of subordinates that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident is referred to as: A. Unity of Command B. Modular Organization C. Management by Objectives D. Manageable Span of Control

Weegy: The number of subordinates that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident is referred to as: Manageable Span of Control.
Expert answered|Score .9746|andronep|Points 1434|

User: . Integrated Communications includes interoperable systems that include voice and data links. A. TRUE B. FALSE

Weegy: Integrated communication includes interoperable system that include voice and data links.True
Expert answered|Score 1|Alberto Serrano Garcia|Points 160|

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|Jay901|Points 8301|

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 44614|

User: Which ICS functional area establishes tactics and directs all operational resources to achieve the incident objectives

Weegy: Operations: Establishes tactics and directs all operational resources to achieve the incident objectives.
Expert answered|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 153686|

User: Major activities of the Planning Section include:

Weegy: Major activities of the planning section include preparing and documenting Incident Action Plans.
Expert answered|Score 1|GaelM|Points 2076|

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|Janet17|Points 38141|

User: The NIMS Management Characteristic of Information and Intelligence Management may include surveillance of disease outbreaks.

Weegy: YES - the NIMS management characteristic of Information and Intelligence Management does include surveillance of disease outbreaks. ]
Expert answered|Score 1|user94|Points 20|

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 .7944|Wallet.ro|Points 143677|

User: When command is transferred, the process should include a(n):

Weegy: When command is transferred, the process should include a briefing that captures all essential information for continuing safe and effective operations.
Expert answered|Score 1|soumen314|Points 5460|

User: To ensure efficient, clear, communication, the National Incident Management System Characteristics recommend the use of:

Weegy: To ensure efficient, clear, communication, the national incident management system characteristics recommended the use of common terminology.
Expert answered|Score 1|moondebi|Points 128|

User: Which General Staff member prepares Incident Action Plans, manages information, and maintains situational awareness for the incident?

Weegy: Planning Section Chief is a general staff member prepares incident action plans mange s information and maintains situational awareness for the incident.
Expert answered|Score .8048|GaelM|Points 2076|

User: If the Incident Commander designates personnel to provide public information, safety, and liaison services, the personnel are collectively referred to as the:

Weegy: If the Incident Commander designates personnel to provide public information, safety, and liaison services, the personnel are collectively referred to as the: Command Staff.
Expert answered|Score 1|uxiali|Points 1636|

User: Incident objectives that drive incident operations are established by the:

Weegy: Incident objectives that drive incident operations are established by the: Incident Commander or Unified Command.
Expert answered|Score .9607|Jay901|Points 8301|

User: Selection of Incident Commanders is done by the:

Weegy: Selection of Incident Commanders is done by the jurisdiction or organization with primary responsibility for the incident.
Expert answered|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 153686|

User: Which NIMS Management Characteristic refers to personnel requested through appropriate authorities and established resource management systems?

Weegy: Dispatch/ Deployment NIMS Management Characteristic refers to personnel requested through appropriate authorities and established resource management systems.
Expert answered|Score .9573|GaelM|Points 2076|

User: The Incident Command System (ICS) is:

Weegy: The Incident Command System (ICS) is a standardized approach to the command, control, and coordination of emergency response providing a common hierarchy within which responders from multiple agencies can be effective.
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User: 25. One of the benefits of ICS is that it provides an orderly, systematic ___________ process.

Weegy: One of the benefits of ICS that it provides and orderly, systematic Planning process.
Expert answered|Score .9483|Alberto Serrano Garcia|Points 160|

User: 1. Resources within the Staging Areas:

Weegy: Resources within the staging area: are awaiting operational assignment.
Expert answered|Score .9926|selymi|Points 22965|

User: Select the TRUE statement: A. A lower ranking but more qualified person may not be designated as the Incident Commander B. Upon arriving at an incident the higher ranking person will either assume command, maintain command as is, or reassign command to a third party C. When a new Incident Commander assumes command, the outgoing Incident Commander should be demobilized to avoid confusion D. Transfer of command procedures are implemented at the Emergency Operations Center before the Incident Commander arrives at the scene

Weegy: The TRUE statement is: Upon arriving at an incident the higher ranking person will either assume command, maintain command as is, or reassign command to a third party.
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User: Which is the top priority within the ICS common leadership responsibilities? A. Enhancing partnerships with Agency Representatives B. Encouraging creativity and risk taking C. Establishing agency policies for future incidents D. Ensuring safe work practices

Weegy: Ensuring safe work practices is the top priority within the ICS common leadership responsibilities.
Expert answered|Score 1|mythmoh|Points 5260|

User: . The Medical Unit is responsible for the development of the Medical Plan, obtaining medical aid, and: A. Provision of emergency services to injured victims at the accident scene B. Coordination with public health service to determine where critical resources are deployed C. Transportation for injured and ill incident personnel D. Authorization prior to purchases of any medical supplies and services

Weegy: The Medical Unit is responsible for the development of the Medical Plan, obtaining medical aid, and: Transportation for injured and ill incident personnel.
Expert answered|Score 1|soumen314|Points 5460|

User: Branches within the ICS organization can be established:

Weegy: Branches within the ICS organization can be established: Geographically and functionally.
Expert answered|Score 1|alfred123|Points 128063|

User: Select the TRUE statement: A. Span of control should be established without consideration of factors such as the type of incident, nature of the task, hazards, and safety factors B. Span of control is accomplished by organizing resources into Teams, Divisions, Groups, Branches, or Sections C. Span of control may be extended beyond 1:10 in order to ensure that more resources can be deployed on complex, large incidents D. Span of control is less of a factor of concern for incidents that are resolved within the initial operational period

Weegy: The TRUE statement is: A. Span of control is accomplished by organizing resources into Teams, Divisions, Groups, Branches, or Sections.
Expert answered|Score 1|EXCON|Points 554|

User: When command is transferred, then all personnel with a need to know should be told:

Weegy: When command is transferred, then all personnel with a need to know should be told - The effective time and date of the transfer.
Expert answered|Score 1|jeifunk|Points 92511|

User: 8. Which General Staff position conducts tactical operations, develops the tactical objectives and organization, and directs all tactical resources?

Weegy: Operations Section Chief conducts tactical operation develops the tactical objectives and organization and directs all tactical resource.
Expert answered|Score .9739|Masamune|Points 80183|

User: ICS Form 201:

Weegy: The ICS 201 (Incident Briefing) form provides the Incident (Unified) Command and staff with basic information regarding the incident and the resources currently allocated. [ It also acts as the permanent record of the initial response. Typically required on all working incidents Typically started upon incident alert.
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User: ICS Form 201: A. Contains status information for briefing the incoming Incident Commander or team, or other resources B. Allows a Single Resource Boss to track major activities during each operational period C. Is completed by the Safety Officer in order to address safety concerns and identify mitigation measures D. Lists all resources and organization assignments for the upcoming operations period

Weegy: ICS Form 201: Contains status information for briefing the incoming Incident Commander or team, or other resources.
Expert answered|Score 1|Masamune|Points 80183|

User: Select the TRUE statement: A. Formal communication is used in reporting progress of assigned tasks B. Formal communication requires the use of written reports to document all interactions C. Informal communication is prohibited within the Incident Command System D. Informal communication is the preferred method for communicating resource needs

Weegy: The TRUE statement is: Formal communication is used in reporting progress of assigned tasks.
Expert answered|Score 1|Masamune|Points 80183|

User: Who is responsible for determining the appropriate tactics for an incident?

Weegy: The Operations Section, if it is established, is responsible for determining appropriate tactics for an incident.
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User: 12. Select the TRUE statement: A. ICS encourages the use of unique position titles in order to better meet the specific incident needs B. ICS positions may be combined in order to save on staffing or achieve a higher level of efficiency C. ICS organizational structure should include only the functions and positions needed to achieve the incident objectives D. ICS recognizes that an Incident Commander may not be necessary if an Operations Section Chief is assigned

Weegy: The TRUE statement is: ICS organizational structure should include only the functions and positions needed to achieve the incident objectives.
Expert answered|Score 1|jerry06|Points 84258|

User: The Operational Period Briefing: A. Provides an orientation to individual resources at the beginning of their assignments B. Presents the Incident Action Plan (IAP) for the upcoming period to supervisory personnel C. Helps keep the public and media informed about the incident status and operational accomplishments D. Sets forth the specific tasks, reporting relationships, and expectations for support staff

Weegy: The Operational Period Briefing: Presents the Incident Action Plan (IAP) for the upcoming period to supervisory personnel.
Expert answered|Score 1|jerry06|Points 84258|

User: Who generally facilitates the Operational Period Briefing?

Weegy: Planning Section Chief generally facilitates the Operational Period Briefing.
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User: An individual assuming the role of the Deputy Incident Commander must:

Weegy: An individual assuming the role of the Deputy Incident Commander must be equally capable of assuming the Incident Commander role.
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User: Representatives from Assisting or Cooperating Agencies and Organizations coordinate through:

Weegy: Representatives from Assisting or Cooperating Agencies and Organizations coordinate through: LIAISON OFFICER.
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User: 17. These levels of the ICS organization may have Deputy positions: •Branch •Incident Commander •__________

Weegy: These levels of the ICS organization may have Deputy positions: Branch, Incident Commander and SECTION.
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User: 18. _________________ means that each individual involved in incident operations will be assigned to only one supervisor.

Weegy: Unity of Command means that each individual involved in incident operation will be assigned to only one supervisor.
Expert answered|Score .9557|johnny7|Points 972|

User: 19. A delegation of authority: A. Is required even if the Incident Commander is acting within his or her existing authorities B. Relieves the granting authority of the ultimate responsibility for the incident C. May be needed when the incident scope is complex or beyond existing authorities D. Specifies the Incident Action Plan to be implemented by the Incident Commander

Weegy: A delegation of authority: May be needed when the incident scope is complex or beyond existing authorities.
Expert answered|Score .9942|jerry06|Points 84258|

User: 20. Chris Smith is the Situation Unit Leader. No Planning Section Chief is assigned. Who does Chris Smith report to? A. No Direct Supervisor B. Public Information Officer C. Operations Section Chief D. Incident Commander

Weegy: Chris Smith is the Situation Unit Leader. No Planning Section Chief is assigned. Chris Smith reports to the: Incident Commander.
Expert answered|Janet17|Points 38151|

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