Annex M: Resource Management

The purpose of this annex is to provide guidance and outline procedures for efficiently obtaining, managing, allocating and monitoring the use of resources during emergency situations or when such situations appear imminent.

Concept of Operations

The Location Emergency Management Coordinator shall serve as the Resource Manager and will be responsible for planning, organizing and carrying out resource management activities during emergencies.

During an emergency or disaster, the Resource Manager will fulfill requests for additional personnel, equipment and supplies received from emergency response elements, identify resources to satisfy such requirements, coordinate external resource assistance, and serve as the primary point of contact for external resources made available to a District location. The Resource Manager shall keep a current list of available resources in a computerized resource database.