TITLE

Future Funds Need NIMS

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Apr2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the approval of the National Incident Management System (NIMS), a national standardized plan to manage emergency incidents and a unified command for federal, state and local government, by Tom Ridge, secretary of Department of Homeland Security in the U.S. Necessity for fire chiefs to implement the NIMS to get federal funding; Provision of the directive to provide an incident management template for all emergency forces; Benefit of the system to bring conssitency to the management of incidents.
ACCESSION #
12905303

 

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