FEMA IS-200.B Answers

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FEMA IS 200.b: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents Answers

When command is transferred, then all personnel with a need to know should be told:The effective time and date of the transfer
Branches within the ICS organization can be established:Geographically or functionally
Which is the top priority within the ICS common leadership responsibilities?Ensuring safe work practices
Which Section is responsible for handling claims related to property damage, injuries, or fatalities at the incident?Finance/Administration Section
These levels of the ICS organization may have Deputy positions: Branch Incident Commander __Section
Select the TRUE statement:Formal communication is used in reporting progress of assigned tasks
Who generally facilitates the Operational Period Briefing?Planning Section Chief
Chris Smith is the Situation Unit Leader. No Planning Section Chief is assigned. Who does Chris Smith report to?Incident Commander
Typing resources allows managers to make better resource ordering decisions by:Describing the size, capability, and staffing qualifications of a specific resource
ICS Form 201:Contains status information for briefing the incoming Incident Commander or team, or other resources
Who is responsible for determining the appropriate tactics for an incident?The Operations Section
Representatives from Assisting or Cooperating Agencies and Organizations coordinate through:Liaison Officer
A delegation of authority:May be needed when the incident scope is complex or beyond existing authorities
Which General Staff position conducts tactical operations, develops the tactical objectives and organization, and directs all tactical resources?Operations Section Chief
Resources within the Staging Areas:Are awaiting operational assignment
Select the TRUE statement:Upon arriving at an incident the higher ranking person will either assume command, maintain command as is, or reassign command to a third party
The Operational Period Briefing:Presents the Incident Action Plan (IAP) for the upcoming period to supervisory personnel
An individual assuming the role of the Deputy Incident Commander must:Be equally capable of assuming the Incident Commander role
The Medical Unit is responsible for the development of the Medical Plan, obtaining medical aid, and:Transportation for injured and ill incident personnel
_____ means that each individual involved in incident operations will be assigned to only one supervisor.Unity of Command
Select the TRUE statement:ICS organizational structure should include only the functions and positions needed to achieve the incident objectives
Select the TRUE statement:Span of control is accomplished by organizing resources into Teams, Divisions, Groups, Branches, or Sections

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