According to the document, “Failure to conduct an effective mass fatality investigation or to adequately provide for the family and friends of the deceased will erode the public’s faith and trust in the response and recovery efforts.”
The plan will continue to evolve. The document stated, “It is crucial to the success of this plan that staff members be regularly trained in its implementation ...” Naumann is tasked with maintaining the plan and its attachments. “Edits to operational documents are ongoing; the plan in its entirety will be reviewed and revised every three years,” although the coordinator added it probably will happen once a year.
Debbie Blank can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 812-934-4343, Ext. 113.