National Response Framework essay

Discuss National response framework Core Capability and Critical Tasks 1 and 2. Why are these important to an Emergency Manager? What would be your ‘target capability’ be for these Critical Tasks for the first 8 hours, 24 hours, and 72 hours in your community for an event destroying the local hospital and electrical grid?

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– Sylves chapters 4 (review), 6 (upload file from here )

– Review the National Planning Frameworks Tutorial provided by FEMA to help guide you through the documents.

– National Response Framework: –


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