(5a) A mass “casualty” event is one that will typically overwhelm and exceed the medical and mortuary capabilities of a single community.

Read the Case Study on pages 338-339 of your text and answer the following questions:

    • What would you expect to see at a scene like this?
    • What actions and steps would you take and why?
    • Please discuss what types of assistance you would call in for help and why?
    • How would triage and the initial assessment of the victims be handled?
    • How would you handle stress debriefing?
    • Please write your answer to these questions as if you were the Incident Manager.