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January 25, 2021

Tactical Action - Determine suitable access routes for vehicles - refer to the Hazard: Moving, using and entrapment of vehicles

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Tactical Action - Communicate information to the fire control room, arriving resources and any other responding agencies ...

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Control measure - Commence information gathering

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May 23, 2018

Control measure - Commence information gathering

Training specification link established

Control measure - Commence information gathering

Training specification link established

Tactical Action - Determine suitable access routes for vehicles - refer to the Hazard: Moving, using and entrapment of vehicles

Tactical Action - Establish the direction and rate of firespread - refer to the Hazard: Fire behaviour

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Tactical Action - Implement the LACES safety protocol and deploy team and tactical lookouts at the earliest opportunity

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May 22, 2018

Strategic Action - Provide suitable maps and/or mapping systems - refer to National Operational Guidance: Operations for information about mobilising


March 29, 2018

Tactical Action - ARCHIVED Carry out a scene survey - refer to the control measure scene survey in National Operational Guidance: Fires and firefighting

See tactical action - 12589 Ensure that a full scene survey is carried out at the earliest opportunity to gain sensory perception of the current situation and hazards present - ICS


March 26, 2018

Control measure - Commence information gathering


March 15, 2018

Control measure - Commence information gathering

Duplicated tactical action removed see, control measure https://www.ukfrs.com/guidance/search/weather-reporting-systems


March 14, 2018

Tactical Action - ARCHIVED Identify suitable rendezvous points (RVPs) and/or holding areas

See tactical action - 20110 Identify best access route, rendezvous point (RVP) and marshalling area and communicate to all responders - OPS

Control measure - Commence information gathering

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 27-02-17


March 07, 2018

Tactical Action - ARCHIVED Request a weather report from the fire control room

See tactical action - 18229 Access past, present and future weather information from Met Office systems (e.g. Hazard Manager) - OPS


November 15, 2017

Tactical Action - Carry out a scene survey - refer to the control measure scene survey' in National Operational Guidance: Fires and firefighting

Change made to align with NOGP glossary. 360 survey changed to scene survey


October 04, 2017

Tactical Action - Consider using aerial observation to gain situational awareness

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 27-02-17


October 02, 2017

Control measure - Commence information gathering

Tactical Action - Implement the LACES safety protocol and deploy team and tactical lookouts at the earliest opportunity

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 27-02-17


September 10, 2017

Control measure - Commence information gathering