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15. Span of control refers to: A. The number of individuals or resources that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident. B. The act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority. C. An orderly line of authority that exists within the ranks of the incident management organization. D. The process of moving the responsibility for incident command from one Incident Commander to another.
Span of control refers to the number of individuals or resources that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident.
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Span of control refers to the number of individuals or resources that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident.
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Command is: A. Assumed by the individual who is the highest ranking person on the scene regardless of experience or training level. B. The ability to control information exchange within and across organizations involved in an incident. C. Directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority. D. Based on the number of individuals or resources that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident.
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Command is: Directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority.
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19. Which incident facility is the location where personnel and equipment are kept while waiting for tactical assignments? A. Staging Area B. Incident Command Post C. Base D. Camp
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Staging Area is the location where personnel and equipment are kept while waiting for tactical assignments.
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21. The Incident Command System (ICS) is: A. Most applicable to the management of complex incidents that extend over many hours or days. B. A military system used in domestic incidents to ensure command and control of Federal resources. C. A standardized approach to incident management that is applicable for use in all hazards. D. A relatively new approach created based on the lessons learned from the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
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The Incident Command System (ICS) is: A standardized approach to incident management that is applicable for use in all hazards.
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22. Before leaving an incident assignment, you should do all of the following EXCEPT FOR: A. Return any incident-issued equipment or other nonexpendable supplies. B. Self-dispatch to another incident. C. Complete all tasks and required forms/reports. D. Brief replacements, subordinates, and supervisor.
Weegy: Before leaving an incident assignment, you should do all of the following EXCEPT FOR: Self-dispatch to another incident. User: 23. Check-in, initial briefing, recordkeeping, and demobilization procedures are all necessary to ensure: A. Redundancy. B. Sustainability. C. Accountability. D. Flexibility. (More)
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Check-in, initial briefing, record keeping, and demobilization procedures are all necessary to ensure: Accountability.
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