Discussion 1A: Incident Response Policy
Read Module 1 & the Policy documents to include HSPD-5, NIMS, the NRF, Chapter 9 of the 9/11 Commission Report then address the following question.
Cite specific information and p#s in your response the question.
Do the policies put in place address the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission report? Although we will look at in specifics next week, what do think of this in light of what you know about its performance in Hurricane Katrina
Read or Review below:
Module 1: Critical Incident Response Policy in the United States, Read overview, outcomes and commentary
National Incident Management System, 3rd ed., October 2017
The 9/11 Commission Report, Chapter 9, pages 278-323
National Response Framework
Homeland Security Presidential Directive (HSPD) 5
Read or Review via Hyperlink:
Leonard, H. & Howitt, A. (2007, May). High Performance in Emergency Preparedness and Response: Disaster Type Differences. https://www.hks.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/centers/taubman/files/peril_new.pdf
Kirby, E. (2010). A conceptual model for critical incident analysis. Journal of Critical Incident Analysis, 1(1), 3-16. http://jcia.aciajj.org/files/2010/10/Kirby-1.pdf
Review National Response Framework Support and Incident Annexes, http://www.fema.gov/national-preparedness-resource-library