Understanding Incident Action Plans-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Understanding Incident Action Plans

Monday May 23, 10:00 am, Bldg 23, Rm 118

Lisa Solomon, San Jose Fire Communications, Training and Development Senior

Summary: An overview of the I.A.P. from the user's perspective. Understanding this all-important document is vital to operating at any large-scale emergency incident. We will share examples and discuss how to navigate the components of the I.A.P. to familiarize the emergency responder, overhead support member, or volunteer how to operate within the multi-jurisdictional, extended event ICS environment.

About the speaker: Lisa Solomon has been in Public Safety for 25 years. She is a Senior Public Safety Dispatcher for San Jose Fire Dept. as well as Deputy Director of the Department’s Incident Dispatch Team. As an Incident Communication Manager, Lisa has been deployed numerous times to local and state incidents. She is also a Communications Specialist with FEMA USAR Task Force 3. Lisa has been an instructor with the California Fire Chiefs Association for several years.