National Unified Goal for Traffic Incident Management, NUG

 

WHAT IS THE NATIONAL UNIFIED GOAL (NUG)?

The Traffic Incident Management National Unified Goal or NUG is:

Responder safety;

Safe, quick clearance; and

Prompt, reliable, interoperable communications.

COMMITMENT STATEMENT

The NTIMC is committed to working together to promote, develop, and sustain multidisciplinary, multijurisdictional Traffic Incident Management (TIM) programs to achieve enhanced responder safety; safe, quick traffic incident clearance; and more prompt, reliable, interoperable communications.

HOW WILL THE GOAL BE ACHIEVED?

NTIMC will achieve the three major objectives of the National Unified Goal (NUG) through 18 strategies. Key strategies include recommended practices for multidisciplinary TIM operations and communications; multidisciplinary TIM training; goals for performance and progress; promotion of beneficial technologies; and partnerships to promote driver awareness.

CROSS-CUTTING STRATEGIES

Strategy 1. TIM Partnerships and Programs. Traffic Incident Management partners at the national, state, regional and local levels should work together to promote, develop and sustain effective Traffic Incident Management Programs.

Strategy 2. Multidisciplinary NIMS and TIM Training. Traffic Incident Management responders should receive multidisciplinary National Incident Management System (NIMS) and Traffic Incident Management (TIM) training.

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via National Unified Goal for Traffic Incident Management, NUG.

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