Exercise

EXERCISE

Phase 2, Step 5: Compose a Narrative

Remember: The narrative is a brief description that will set the stage for the exercise. It provides background information about the emergency and helps participants approach the exercise as a real situation. At this stage, it is sufficient to just list key words.

Narrative Outline

Event:

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Event details and progression:

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How you found out:

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Response made:

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Damage reported:

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Sequence of events:

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Current time:

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Advance warning?:

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Location:

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Relevant weather conditions:

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Other factors that would influence emergency procedures:

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Predictions or expected outcomes:

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