Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Information on emergency preparedness and response training and education.
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Information on worker safety and health for emergency responders
National Incident Management System (NIMS)
All federal, state, local, tribal, private sector and non-governmental personnel with a direct role in emergency management and response must be NIMS and ICS trained. This includes all emergency services-related disciplines such as EMS, hospital-based, public health, fire service, law enforcement, public works/utilities, skilled support personnel, and other emergency management response, support and volunteer personnel.