Incident Command Structure (ICS)
University resources will respond to an emergency with a variety of resources, both internally and externally. Therefore a coordinated effort is essential. In compliance with state mandates, university personnel will use Incident Command System (ICS) protocol.
- Incident Command
Incident Command is concerned with the overall responsibility for the event
Operations coordinates the tactical response
Planning/Intelligence collects, analyzes and evaluates data
Logistics coordinates the support needs such as supplies, personnel, etc.
Finance tracks the cost related to the Emergency Operation.
University staff members are aware of the responsibilities relating to ICS. Members of the university may be asked to assist during any emergency.