In an all-hazards approach, the Kansas Response Plan establishes the structure for the emergency management system and outlines responsibilities of governmental stakeholders to mobilize and efficiently coordinate ever-changing resources. Reviews and updates are necessary to remain current and in front of shifting threats and conditions.
In some cases, quarterly data has been annualized to provide a better comparison to prior fiscal years. Generally, measures that use percentages have been annualized. This prevents distortions in the quarterly data that may occur because of smaller populations sizes. Measures that show the numbers of incidents, activities or individuals reflect actual numbers for the quarter. This allows users to see progress from one quarter to the next towards identified goals.