Conduct Human Resources Sustainment Center Casualty Operations



The Human Resources Sustainment Center (HRSC) will deploy or is deployed to an operational theater in support of Unified Land Operations. The supported command’s Operations Order (OPORD) is available. The Director, HRSC issues his/her assessment and planning guidance for casualty reporting operations within the theater area of responsibility. The Casualty Operations Division (COD) has staff responsibilities for maintaining operations of the Theater Casualty Assistance Center (CAC). Casualty reports are being received from Casualty Liaison Teams (CLTs) and units within the theater. Unit Standing Operating Procedures (SOP) as well as FM 1-0, ATP 4-94 and AR 600-8-1 are available. The section has appropriate connectivity to both Nonsecure Internet Protocol Router (NIPR) and Secret Internet Protocol Router (SIPR) Networks and access to all added Army systems.  Technical guidance is received from the Human Resources Command (HRC) and Casualty and Mortuary Affairs Operations Center (CMAOC). Army Service Component Command (ASCC) G1 provides current theater guidance for casualty reporting and assistance.  Communications are established with ASCC G1, Support Operations Branch (SPO), Theater Sustainment Command (TSC), Expeditionary Sustainment Command (ESC), as appropriate, and G1/S1s of all reporting units. Command and Control Information Systems (CCIS) are operational and passing information in accordance with Tactical Standing Operating Procedures (TSOP) and regulatory guidance. Threat capabilities include information gathering, hostile force sympathizers, and terrorist activities in a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and high yield Explosives (CBRNE) environment. Some iterations of this task should be performed in MOPP 4.

Establish and maintain communication links to HRC, CMAOC, ASCC G1, SPO, TSC/ESC, CLTs, and supported G1/S1s. Submit initial and supplemental casualty reports to CMAOC within prescribed time lines. Verify and maintain all casualty data as specified in AR 600-8-1 and theater policies. Review and forward line of duty (LOD) and associated reports to CMAOC and other specified activities, as required, within the prescribed time line.