NIMS will enable responders at all levels to work together more effectively and efficiently to manage domestic incidents no matter what the cause, size or complexity, including catastrophic acts of terrorism and disasters. Federal agencies also are required to use the NIMS framework in domestic incident management and in support of state and local incident response and recovery activities.The benefits of using the NIMS system throughout Oklahoma has been significant:
The Oklahoma Office of Homeland Security (OKOHS) is responsible for the implementation of NIMS within the state. OKOHS is providing the coordination with all State agencies, tribal governments, and local jurisdictions to ensure NIMS implementation.
OKOHS NIMS Implementation / Grant Compliance Office
Email Pat King, OKOHS State NIMS Coordinator