When a more qualified person arrives on scene, which statement best describes what happens?
- A. The Emergency Operations Center Director must order a Transfer of Command.
- B. The more qualified person automatically becomes the new Incident Commander and assumes command. The outgoing Incident Commander demobilizes to avoid confusion.
- C. The more qualified person has options based on agency guidelines; these can include assuming command, maintaining command as is, or requesting a more qualified Incident Commander.
- D. The more qualified person becomes the new Incident Commander at the beginning of the next operational period.
In: Civil Engineering