Questions
When a more qualified person arrives on scene, which statement best describes what happens?

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