1: Name 3 government agencies involved with HSEM at the state level.
2: Name 3 government agencies involved with HSEM at the local level.
3: Name 3 government agencies involved with HSEM at the federal level.
4: __________________________________ describes the comprehensive approach to all manmade/natural threats, based on progressive process of risk assessment/vulnerability awareness.
5: Mitigation is the effort to reduce loss of _____________ and _______________________ by lessening the impact of disasters.
6: What 4 countries are currently listed as State Sponsors of Terrorism?
7: What are the three types of borders?
8: Name the two most significant disasters in the history of HSEM (Both occurred during the George W. Bush administration): ________________ & _____________________
9: What are the 4 C’s?
10: What are the last two hurricanes to force SSU students to evacuate?
Section II: 30 Points
1: Explain the 4 phases of EM: list, describe, give an example of each, and tell when each occurs
2: Emergency response is a product of preparedness. Explain. Give an example of failure to prepare. Give an example of successful preparedness.
3: Explain the significance of the Posse Comitatus Act. Discuss specifically how the military can be used during response of a hurricane.
Section III: 40 Points
Write a 5-7 paragraph essay explaining the importance of the 4 C’s (coordination, collaboration, cooperation, and communication) in preparing, responding, and recovering in the event of a disaster. Discuss specific partnerships that will be formed. Use vocabulary and examples.