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1. The NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command and Unity of Command means that each person:
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User: 1. The NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command and Unity of Command means that each person:

Weegy: The National Incident Management System (NIMS) is a standardized approach to incident management developed by the Department of Homeland Security.
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User: The NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command and Unity of Command means that each person

Weegy: The National Incident Management System (NIMS) is a standardized approach to incident management developed by the Department of Homeland Security.
|Score .6638|summerloor|Points 91|

User: Which position is always staffed in ICS applications?

Weegy: The Incident Commander is the only position that is always staffed in ICS applications.
|Score 1|Ishm|Points 16660|

User: Which position is always staffed in ICS applications? A. Operations Section Chief B. Incident Commander C. Safety Officer D. Public Information Officer

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: 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. ]
|Score 1|user94|Points 20|

User: When partners representing multiple jurisdictions or agencies work together to establish the incident objectives, what type of Command is being used?

Weegy: When partners representing multiple jurisdictions or agencies work together to establish the incident objectives, UNIFIED COMMAND is being used.
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User: Who designates the Incident Commander and the process for transferring command?

Weegy: The Incident Commander for previous operational period designates the incident commander and the process for transferring command.
|Score 1|uxiali|Points 1636|

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.
|Score 1|soumen314|Points 7418|

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.
|Score 1|yumdrea|Points 46494|

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.
|Score 1|GaelM|Points 3004|

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.
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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.
|Score 1|GaelM|Points 3004|

User: The Incident Command System (ICS) is only applicable to large, complex incidents.

Weegy: The incident command system ICS is only applicable to large complex incidents. FALSE.
|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 163640|

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 which may include gathering, analyzing, and assessing weather service data from technical specialists.
|Score .9971|Janet17|Points 41412|

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.
|Score 1|Masamune|Points 84489|

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.
|Score .9773|emdjay23|Points 163640|

User: Manageable Span of Control refers to:

Weegy: Manageable span of control refers to: The number of individuals or resources that one supervisor can effectively manage during an incident.
|Score .9492|Wallet.ro|Points 145865|

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.
|Score 1|Wallet.ro|Points 145865|

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

Weegy: Chain of command prevents personal from directly communicating with each other to share information. FALSE.
|Score .862|sujaysen|Points 25531|

User: Command is:

Weegy: A command is an order that you have to follow, as long as the person who gives it has authority over you.
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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.
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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.
|Score 1|emdjay23|Points 163640|

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.
|Score .6|GaelM|Points 3004|

User: Which Section organizes, assigns, and supervises tactical response resources?

Weegy: The Operations Section organizes, assigns, and supervises tactical response resources.
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User: Who has overall responsibility for managing the on-scene incident?

Weegy: The Incident Commander has overall responsibility for managing the incident.
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User: Which ICS functional area monitors costs related to the incident and provides accounting, procurement, time recording, and cost analysis?

Weegy: Finance/Administration monitors costs related to the incident and provides accounting, procurement, time recording, and cost analysis.
|Score 1|Ishm|Points 16660|

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.
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User: Which statement best describes 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: Staff-level briefings are conducted by the supervisor to introduce co-workers, clarify tasks, define the scope of work, describe sources of work supplies, and present the work schedule.

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The NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command and Unity of Command means that each person: Reports to only one ICS supervisor.


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When a more qualified person arrives on scene, which statement best describes what happens? A. The more qualified person becomes the new Incident Commander at the beginning of the next operational period. B. The more qualified person automatically becomes the new Incident Commander and assumes command. The outgoing Incident Commander demobilizes to avoid confusion. C. The more qualified person has options based on agency guidelines; these can include assuming command, maintaining command as ...
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When a more qualified person arrives on scene, the more qualified person has options based on agency guidelines; these can include assuming command, maintaining command as is, or requesting a more qualified Incident Commander.
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Which Incident Type requires one or two single resources with up to six personnel? A. Type 4 B. Type 2 C. Type 3 D. Type 5
Weegy: Incident Type 5 requires one or two single resources with up to six personnel. (More)
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An Incident Commander's scope of authority is derived from existing laws, agency policies, and/or ______.
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An Incident Commander's scope of authority is derived: From existing laws, agency policies, and procedures, and/or Delegation of Authority.
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Which General Staff member directs management of all incident-related operational activities to achieve the incident objectives?
Weegy: The Operations Section Chief is a General Staff member which directs all responses and tactical actions to achieve the incident objectives. (More)
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The process of granting authority to carry out specific functions is called__________. A. Contingency Plan B. Incident Situational Analysis C. Incident Complexity Analysis D. Delegation of Authority
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The process of granting authority to carry out specific functions is called Delegation of Authority.

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