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Mackenzie-Anne Kelly's Blog – June 2012 Archive (1)

Incident Command with a Side of Peanut Butter and Jelly

In 2004, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security released the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and it's sub-component the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS is "a systematic tool used for the command, control, and coordination of emergency response", according to the United States Federal Highway Administration. ICS is based upon a flexible, scalable response organization that provides a common framework within which people can work together effectively.…


Added by Mackenzie-Anne Kelly on June 5, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments

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