What does the RSC need to know? The RSC will be part of an Incident Command System (ICS) that is designed to bring together incident managers and field responders from government and industry to cooperatively manage the response. A basic knowledge of this system will help RSC members understand how responsibilities are distributed and decisions are made.
Updated August 2022.
Includes: Overview of Incident Command System (ICS); Role of the Unified Command; Role of Local On-Scene Coordinator compared to the RSC; and Incident Action Planning process (the “Planning P”, Incident Action Plan (IAP), and ICS forms within the IAP)