Address the following in 5–7 pages:

What state and local agencies or organizations will be directly involved in the response operations for this incident? Explain.

What will be the roles of each of these entities? Explain.

Assuming that the plan has already been developed, what is the first course of action that you will need to take? Explain in detail.

How will you coordinate the various agencies and organizations during the response operations? Explain.

What types of communication systems will you utilize to ensure effective communications among the stakeholders? Explain.

Which agency or agencies will be at the top of the chain of command? Why?

How will you communicate to the affected populations?

Will you employ the media? Why or why not?

What types of direct communication would you utilize? Explain.

What will you do to ensure that ground zero is effectively contained? Explain.

How will you effectively evacuate the necessary populations? Explain.

What challenges will exist during your evacuation procedures?

Why is the creation of a response plan necessary? Explain.

What significant issues would arise if no emergency response plan were in place? Be specific.

Be sure to reference all of your sources using APA style.