11. Resources: Decision Aids and Worksheets

  1. Roger C. Huder

Published Online: 28 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118178539.ch11

Disaster Operations and Decision Making

Disaster Operations and Decision Making

How to Cite

Huder, R. C. (2012) Resources: Decision Aids and Worksheets, in Disaster Operations and Decision Making, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118178539.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 30 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470927939

Online ISBN: 9781118178539



  • decision aids;
  • worksheets;
  • incident command system;
  • national incident management system;
  • emergency manager


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Immediate Actions and Personal Planning Checklists for Emergency Managers and Elected Officials

  • Personal Immediate Actions for the Emergency Manager and Emergency Operations Center Staff

  • Immediate Actions for Elected Officials

  • Suggested Community Actions

  • Suggested Community Profile Information

  • Disaster Facility and Vehicle Immediate Action Kits

  • Hospital Status Report

  • Decontaminate

  • Emergency System Support

  • Facility Shelter in Place Capability

  • Suggested Actions for Prepositioned Resources to Support Regional Evacuations

  • Suggested Actions for Contaminated Public Water Supply

  • Suggested Actions for Large Scale Search and Rescue Operations with outside Agencies/Volunteers

  • Suggested Actions Volunteer Management

  • Suggested Actions for use of Military Personnel

  • Suggested Actions for Wide Spread Destruction Fire Station/Police Sub-Station Use

  • Suggested Actions for Post Disaster Prioritization of Hazardous Materials Calls

  • Suggested Actions for Post Disaster Prioritization of Emergency Medical Service Calls

  • Suggested Actions for Post Disaster Demobilization Milestones

  • Suggested Pre-Scripted Press Releases

  • Sample Notification of outside Agencies

  • Sample Press Release

  • Additional Press Release

  • Samples of Incident Information Tracking Forms

  • Emergency Operations Center

  • Incident Status Report

  • ESF Shift Change Brief

  • Situation Report

  • Pandemic/Bioterrorist Incident Status Report

  • Emergency Operations Center Request and Notification Forms

  • Notification of Contaminated Remains

  • Notification of Contaminated Patients

  • Request Assistance

  • State Public Works Mutual Aid Resource Requisition

  • State Firefighting Mutual Aid Resource Requisition

  • State EMS/Health and Medical Resource Requisition

  • State Law Enforcement Special Response Requisition

  • Suggested Incident Command Field Operations Worksheets

  • Incident Commander

  • Hazardous Materials Incident Commander Worksheet

  • FIRE Incident Commander

  • Emergency Medical Services Incident Commander

  • Law Enforcement Incident Commander