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who or how is command established

highest ranking official of the jurisdictional agency at the scene establishes command


can the incident staff have a deputy?

yes, must have same qualifications as IC and be ready to take over incident at any time


how many liaison officers can there be on an incident with unified command

only 1, but may have assistants from other agencies


what is the role of an agency representative

they can delegate authority to make decisions on matters affecting that agency's participation in the incident


can a safety officer have an assistant?