Mutual Understanding

Jamieson, Gil
February 2005
Fire Chief;Feb2005, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p120
Trade Publication
This article presents information on The National Incident Management System (NIMS) Integration Center. As the NIC'S director, oversees NIMS implementation and the maintenance and the development of NIMS-reiated standards, guidelines, and support to all incident management and responder organizations. For the purposes of federal grants, the NIC validates compliance with the NIMS and the National Response Plan standards. NIC'S director has held national-level positions with FEMA since 1979, where he managed disaster assistance programs, served the FEMA director on program analysis and implemented the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 as director of planning.


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