Concept of Operations
Incident Command System
The Incident Command System is an aggressive and systematic approach to dealing with an emergency situation. Properly adhered to, this system will aid in coordinating labor, equipment, and priorities. Texas A&M University at Galveston (TAMUG) shall follow this system in preparing for and responding to a threat to the TAMUG campus, students, faculty, and staff.
Incident Command Team
The Incident Command Team is comprised of the campus Executive Team and shall be responsible for all decisions, logistical operations, external agency interaction and communications on behalf of the campus.
Incident Command Center
The Incident Command Center shall be located in the Administration Conference Room, Building, #3007 and shall be the base of operations.
The President and CEO or designee will lead the Incident Command Team and is solely responsible for making all decisions and statements concerning an evacuation of campus facilities.
The Executive Associate Vice President and Chief Operations Officer will be responsible for administering the system and remaining fully informed as to the status of operations.
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