Management by Objectives

What is Management by Objectives?

Management by Objectives meaning in Safety terms is

  • In ICS, this is a top-down management activity which involves a three-step process to achieve the incident goal. The steps are: establishing the incident objectives, selection of appropriate strategy(s) to achieve the objectives; and the tactical direction associated with the selected strategy. Tactical direction includes: selection of tactics, selection of resources, resource assignments and performance monitoring. 


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group