Principles of Incident Command

You are the emergency manager for a city that has hazardous waste transported on its interstate highways
every day. One of the semi-trucks carrying the waste turned over and is threatening a nearby residential area.
Traffic needs to be controlled and evacuees need to be sheltered. The media has arrived and the Department
of Transportation is seeking answers. Discuss what principles of Incident Command do you use and why are
they important.

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