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Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities?
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User: Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities?

Weegy: Operations Section Chief is responsible for the direct management of all incident related tactical activities.



User: HSPD-5 required the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a mechanism for ensuring the ongoing management and maintenance of NIMS. The Secretary established the National Integration Center (NIC) to perform all of the following functions EXCEPT: A. Developing assessment criteria for the various components of NIMS, as well as compliance requirements and timelines. B. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS. C. Promoting compatibility between national-level standards for NIMS and those developed by other public, private, and professional groups. D. Facilitating the establishment and maintenance of a documentation and database system related to qualification, certification, and credentialing of emergency management/response personnel and organizations.

Weegy: HSPD-5 required the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a mechanism for ensuring the ongoing management and maintenance of NIMS. [ The Secretary established the National Integration Center (NIC) to perform all of the following functions EXCEPT: Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS. ]
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User: Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide: A. Lists of specialized codes for facilitating communication among responders representing different departments, agencies, and jurisdictions. B. Strategies for restoring critical infrastructure that affects multiple sectors and jurisdictions across specified geographical areas. C. Mechanisms to quickly obtain emergency assistance in the form of personnel, equipment, materials, and other associated services. D. Steps for ensuring the continuity of government at the local, tribal, and State levels following

Weegy: Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide: D. Mechanisms to quickly obtain emergency assistance in the form of personnel, equipment, materials, and other associated services.
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User: Exercises should:•Include multidisciplinary, multijurisdictional incidents. •Include participation of private-sector and nongovernmental organizations. •Cover aspects of preparedness plans, including activating mutual aid and assistance agreements. •_______________________________________ A. Be based on the most catastrophic scenario that could affect the community. B. Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions. C. Have consequences for inadequate performance. D. Be repeated until performance is at an acceptable level.

Weegy: Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions.
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User: ICS encourages jurisdictions to use common terminology. Common terminology: A. Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together. B. Is unique terminology that responders use when managing incidents. C. Encourages the use of radio codes to communicate efficiently at incident site. D. Applies exclusively to the naming of facilities used by the Command Staff.

Weegy: d. Uses plain English to allow personnel from different agencies to work together.
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User: 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. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant. D. Creation of a comprehensive tactical plan for operational incident management that can be used for every incident

Weegy: b. Funding for additional staff and other resources to address operations that are not NIMS compliant.
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User: Unified Command: A. Obligates all responsible agencies to pool their resources without consideration to the terms of mutual aid and assistance agreements. B. Assigns a single Incident Commander to assume unity of command and make decisions for all jurisdictions. C. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. D. Requires that employees report to several different Incident Commanders, each representing each jurisdiction.

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Unified Command Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies.
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All of the following are Command Staff positions, EXCEPT FOR: HazMat Officer.
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Unity of Command means that each individual involved in incident operations will be assigned to only one supervisor.
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When communicating, ICS requires that responders DO NOT use:
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