I have adequate legal capacity to enter into binding agreements such as this non-disclosure, acceptable use agreement.  Knowledge Center™ (PEMA-KC) is an Internet-based incident management system offered through the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency to authorized users to support emergency management operations.  Therefore: 
  • I will NOT provide my login/password information to any other individual or organization.
  • I understand that PEMA-KC is exclusively For Official USE Only (FOUO), and that I may not process classified national security information on PEMA-KC.

    As an authorized user of the system, I agree and understand that I am solely responsible for the content of all information provided by me.  Therefore:
  • I will provide accurate and complete registration information and keep such information current.
  • I will not upload, post or transmit any information that is unauthorized, unlawful, false, fraudulent, harassing, libelous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harmful, discourteous, unprofessional or inappropriate.

    I understand that on PEMA KC I may have access to confidential and sensitive material and/or information relating to persons, organizations, procedures and incidents/events including but not limited to incident information, planning documents, and standard operating guidelines (SOGs), contact information, addresses, geospatial, critical Infrastructure and medical data (PEMA-KC information). Therefore:

  • I will use PEMA-KC information solely in and for performance of my official duties, and for no other purpose, holding such information in the strictest confidence.
  • I will not disclose PEMA-KC information directly or indirectly to any unauthorized person for any purpose.  PEMA-KC information may be disclosed to other authorized persons who have a demonstrable need for PEMA-KC information for the performance of their official duties with regard to All-Hazards Event/Incident Planning, Preparedness, Response, Recovery and Mitigation.

    I understand that my commitment to safeguard all information obtained from PEMA-KC will continue even after the termination of my access to the system.

    I understand that my activities on PEMA-KC may be monitored by authorized employees of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or its official designees/agents to ensure appropriate access to and utilization of PEMA-KC.

    By clicking “I Agree” below or by using the system, I confirm that I understand and acknowledge the security and confidentiality requirements for access to PEMA-KC.  I consent to the terms set forth in this notice and intend to be legally bound hereby.