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February 05, 2021

Tactical Action - Use the appropriate extinguishing method, media, techniques and equipment

Updated title


February 03, 2021

Tactical Action - Develop and organise a water/media management strategy or nominate a water officer

Formatting issue corrected - additional spaces


February 01, 2021

Hazard - Fire and thermal radiation

Link to HSE document removed Electrical transformers

Control measure - Site-Specific Risk Information (SSRI)

Hyperlink to environmental protection handbook updated. - No change


January 27, 2021

Control measure - Respiratory protective equipment

Link added to BA foundation


January 26, 2021

Control measure - Personal protective equipment

Formatting revised


January 21, 2021

Control measure - Operational learning

Hyperlinks added

Hazard - Compromised investigations and scene preservation: Fires

Replaced operational learning control measure with Corporate Guidance operational learning control measure


December 04, 2020

Introduction

Removal of acronym


November 27, 2020

Control measure - Preserve evidence for investigation

Training specification link updated

Control measure - Secure the scene for investigation

Training specification link updated


November 13, 2020

Responsibility of fire and rescue services


September 22, 2020

Tactical Action - Record all relevant incident information in an appropriate format

Control measure - Preserve evidence for investigation

Tactical Actions added or removed

Tactical Action - Notify investigators if personnel have recently attended similar incidents, which could result in cross-contamination of an investigation scene

Revised wording

Control measure - Secure the scene for investigation

Revised content

Tactical Action - Inform all personnel of known or likely areas of interest for fire or criminal investigation, so that these can be avoided

Additional text added to the end


September 21, 2020

Control measure - Respiratory protective equipment

Link added to BA foundation

Strategic Action - Specify the type of RPE required for hazards identified through risk assessments and communicate this information to personnel

Revised wording

Strategic Action - Provide personnel with suitable and appropriate RPE that fits and protects the wearer

Revised wording

Strategic Action - Provide appropriate accommodation (storage) for PPE when it is not being used

Minor change - Revised wording

Control measure - Personal protective equipment


September 18, 2020

Control measure - Closed-circuit television

Revised control measure knowledge and new strategic and tactical actions


July 28, 2020

Strategic Action - Ensure information about available fire and rescue service specialist resources is made available to relevant personnel


July 03, 2020

Strategic Action - Keep accurate records of the agencies and individuals involved in the investigation

Strategic Action - Develop a joint understanding with other emergency services and agencies regarding the actions required ...

Tactical Action - Ensure that personnel have access to the appropriate PPE

Tactical Action -   Identify when dirt, contamination or damage may affect the performance of PPE  


October 08, 2019

Control measure - High volume pump hose deployment

Minor amendment - Abbreviation expanded and case changed of Police and local authority approved by M Hodges


July 24, 2019

Control measure - Site-Specific Risk Information (SSRI)

Tactical action had been changed incorrectly by M Hodges during upload of Transport guidance, tactical action overwritten. Error corrected and new content created for transport Approved by M Hodges


July 19, 2019

Responsibility of fire and rescue services

Minor amendment - reference to transport incidents rather than incidents amended. Approved by M Hodges


July 10, 2019

Responsibility of fire and rescue services

Minor amendment - duplicated to removed Approved by M Hodges


July 09, 2019

Control measure - Operational learning

Minor amendment. Removed comma Approved by Mark Hodges.


July 05, 2019

Control measure - Select an appropriate firefighting method

Minor amendment formatting - Approved by M Hodges


July 01, 2019

Control measure - Site-Specific Risk Information (SSRI)

Tactical action had been changed incorrectly by M Hodges during upload of Transport guidance, tactical action overwritten. Error corrected and new content created for transport Approved by M Hodges


May 09, 2019

Strategic Action - Develop SSRI for aerodromes


May 08, 2019

Control measure - Operational learning

Control measure - Incident Handover

Strategic Action - Develop Site-Specific Risk Information (SSRI) for aerodromes

Tactical Action - Refer to the SSRI for the aerodrome


May 02, 2019

Strategic Action - Develop SSRI for aerodromes.

Tactical Action - Refer to the SSRI for the aerodrome.

Strategic Action - Develop criteria for the identification of sites requiring Site-Specific Risk Information


May 01, 2019

Control measure - Preserve evidence and support investigation

Record keeping link updated


April 25, 2019

Control measure - Preserve evidence and support investigation: Transport incidents

Record keeping link updated


February 18, 2019

Strategic Action - During fire safety inspections, gather information about fixed installations and building systems installed and ensure they function appropriately

All changes made following review requested by National Operational Learning. Changes made by panel of SME’s following review of available literature and approved by NFCC Steering Group on the 13th of February 2019.


February 13, 2019

Hazard - Compromised investigations and scene preservation: Fires

Training spec link updated for Powers of Entry CM.

Fires and Firefighting

Training spec link updated for Powers of Entry CM.


February 05, 2019

Control measure - Written reports

Minor amendment. Approved by M Hodges.


February 04, 2019

Control measure - Written reports

This mornings content wording updated rescinded. Wording back to previous. Training Spec link added.