NIMS (National Incident Management System)

From NENA Knowledge Base

NIMS (National Incident Management System) guides all levels of government, nongovernmental organizations (NGO), and the private sector to work together to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from incidents. NIMS provides stakeholders across the whole community with the shared vocabulary, systems, and processes to successfully deliver the capabilities described in the National Preparedness System.

Relevant NENA Documents


NENA-INF-017, NENA Communications Center/PSAP Disaster and Contingency Plans ModelRecommendation

External References



NIMS website