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User: The Incident Command System (ICS) is:

Weegy: The Incident Command System (ICS) is "a systematic tool used for the command, control, and coordination of emergency response" according to the United States Federal Highway Administration.
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User: The Incident Command System (ICS) is:

Weegy: The Incident Command System (ICS) is "a systematic tool used for the command, control, and coordination of emergency response" according to the United States Federal Highway Administration.
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User: 21. The Whole Community approach refers to different organizations within the Federal Government. A. TRUE B. FALSE

Weegy: The whole community approach refers to different organizations within the federal government. FALSE.
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User: At the incident scene, who handles media inquiries? A. Liaison Officer B. Communications Officer C. Media Relations Specialist D. Public Information Officer

Weegy: At the incident scene, Public Information Officer handles media inquiries.
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User: 23. The NIMS Management Characteristic of Chain of Command and Unity of Command means that each person: A. May be assigned to multiple jurisdictions. B. Reports to only one ICS supervisor. C. Continues to report directly to their day-to-day supervisor. D. May receive work assignments from multiple supervisors in the organizat

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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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1. 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. User: 2. Which ICS functional area arranges for resources and needed services to support achievement of the incident objectives? Weegy: Logistics arranges for resources and needed services to support achievement of the incident objectives. User: The number of subordinates that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident is referred to as: Weegy: The number of subordinates that one supervisor can manage effectively during an incident is referred to as: Span of control . User: 4. Which one of the following activities is not an example of incident coordination? A. Synchronizing public information messages. B. Resolving critical resource issues. C. Directing, ordering, or controlling. D. Establishing priorities among incidents. Weegy: Directing, ordering, or controlling is not an example of incident coordination. User: 5. 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. User: To ensure a smooth transfer, the outgoing Incident Commander should provide a(n) ___________ to the new Incident Commander. A. Incident Action Plan B. Lessons Learned Report C. Situational Analysis Document D. Briefing (More)
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To ensure a smooth transfer, the outgoing incident commander should provide a briefing to the new incident commander.
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8. The Incident Command System (ICS) can be used to manage any type of incident, including planned events. A. TRUE B. FALSE
Weegy: The Incident Command System (ICS) can be used to manage any type of incident, including planned events.TRUE. User: 9. Which NIMS Management Characteristic is necessary for achieving situational awareness and facilitating information sharing Weegy: The NIMS Management Characteristic necessary for achieving situational awareness and facilitating information sharing is: Integrated Communications. User: 10. Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following EXCEPT: A. Organizational Functions B. Resource Descriptions C. Incident Facilities D. Technical Specifications (More)
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Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following EXCEPT - Technical Specifications.
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10. Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following EXCEPT:
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Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following EXCEPT: Technical Specifications.

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16. 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. User: 17. Depending on the incident size and complexity, various types of support facilities may be established by: A. the Planning Section B. the Logistics Section C. Incident Command D. Local Authorities Weegy: Depending on the incident size and complexity, various types of support facilities may be established by: Incident Command. User: 18. Qualification, Certification, and Credentialing Personnel are part of which NIMS Management Characteristic? A. Accountability B. Incident Facilities and Locations C. Information and Intelligence Management D. Comprehensive Resource Management Weegy: Qualification, Certification, and Credentialing Personnel are part of: Comprehensive Resource Management. User: 19. 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 User: 20. Which NIMS component includes the Incident Command System (ICS)? A. Communications and Information Management B. Command and Coordination C. Joint Information System D. Resource Management Weegy: The NIMS component that includes the Incident Command System (ICS) is Command and Coordination. User: 21. When partners representing multiple jurisdictions or agencies work together to establish the incident objectives, what type of Command is being used? A. Mutual Command B. Unified Command C. Multiple Command D. Area Command Weegy: When partners representing multiple jurisdictions or agencies work together to establish the incident objectives, UNIFIED COMMAND is being used. User: 22. When command is transferred, the process should include a(n): A. Award Ceremony B. Detailed Lesson Learned Report C. Intelligence Report D. Briefing (More)
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When command is transferred, the process should include a Briefing.


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Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following EXCEPT: A. Organizational Functions B. Resource Descriptions C. Incident Facilities D. Technical Specifications
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Within the National Incident Management System Characteristics, the concept of common terminology covers all of the following Except Technical Specifications.
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