NIMS


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NIMS

Abbreviation for National Incident Management System.

National Incident Management System

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NIMS

A U.S. federal agency that coordinates responses to major disasters, such as, earthquakes, fires, hurricanes, spills, terrorist attacks, and major transportation accidents.
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The statistical analysis compares counties with NIM clusters to counties with only one NIM (non-clustering counties); prior literature typically compared NIMs to their surrounding county (e.
A special memento was handed over to Ajeeth Sugunan, a former NIMS Sharjah player, who is currently the captain of the Kerala State basketball team.
Speaking more about his technique in clearing the 10 hurdles over the course of the 400 meter race, the 5-foot-8, 140-pound Nims said, "You want about nine or 10 steps between each hurdle, so you don't shuffle as you come to the hurdle.
Knowing that our technology also meets the NIMS criteria will give our clients even greater peace of mind.
Ishan Shoukath of DPS Dubai was awarded the Most Promising Player trophy and the Most Valuable Player trophy was presented to Mohammad Safeer of NIMS Sharjah.
The excess cash flow is generally allowed to be distributed to the NIM classes when the underlying transaction's OC amount is at or above a specified target amount.
U-13 boys: NIMS bt DPS Dubai 33-28; Eiffel City Stars bt Hoopers 42-9; Michi Sports Academy bt Our Own Al Ain 33-2; Winning Champs bt DPS Sharjah 36-10.
He was predeceased by his brother, James Nims of Greenfield, MA.
NIMS started well in the first quarter as they led 13 against 10 points.
NIMS led the first quarter with a five-point margin (8-3) but the lead shrank after Our Own scored 11 points against eight in the second quarter.
These factors include those described in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, as well as risks and uncertainties associated with, among other things, the uncertainty of the success, if any, of the Distribution Agreement between NIMS and Medica Avante, market acceptance of the Exer-Rest in Mexico, future financial results, government approval processes, technological changes, and other uncertainties.
Our Own High School, Al Warqa, will face Indian High School, Dubai, and NIMS, will play against ENS in the semifinals.