Incident Command System/Survey of Emergency & Disaster Management
... Page] of Institute] Topic: Incident Command System/Survey of Emergency & Disaster Management Foreword One of the criterions of a modern nation is its level of preparedness for meeting any type of emergency. The possible emergent situations which might confront a country include:
1. Natural disasters or calamities as: earthquakes; landslides, floods, cyclones, Hurricanes, Tornados, Twisters, wildfire or jungle-fire and many more.
2. Man-created Disasters as: arson, structural fire, vehicle or train crashes, industrial accidents, terrorist bombing, suicidal bomb blasts, riots, loot & plunder, revolt, mutiny, revolution, insurgency, incursion and war (the use of nuclear weapons and the weapons of mass ...