National Response Framework (NRF)
The National Response Framework presents the guiding principles that enable all response partners to prepare for and provide a unified national response to disasters and emergencies. To learn more, visit the NRF Resource Center at: www.fema.gov/emergency/nrf.
North Carolina Emergency Operations Plan (NCEOP)
The NCEOP establishes a comprehensive framework of policy and guidance for state and local disaster preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation operations. The plan details capabilities, authorities and responsibilities. The NCEOP is designed for worst case scenarios—to include catastrophic events. To learn more, visit the North Carolina Department of Crime Control and Public Safety's Web site or click here to download the NCEOP.
Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders (WISER)
WISER is a system designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents. WISER provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression advice. To learn more, visit www.wiser.nlm.nih.gov.