Critical Incident Decision Matrix

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Often, the volume of information in the early stages of an incident presents a challenge to clear decision making.

This matrix can serve as a visual resource to assist in outlining and prioritizing group decisions that the Incident Management Teams will need to make.

It may serve as either a flip chart or a pin-up to communicate visual information during incident management meeting.

When plotting the "Communication" action, be sure to include:
  • The specific message(s)
  • How and when the message(s) will be sent
  • The audience(s) that will receiving the message(s)

Priority Life Safety Business Issue Communications
A Priorities
B Priorities
C Priorities
Completed Tasks

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