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January 26, 2021

Tactical Action - Consider deploying tactical lookouts to monitor fire behaviour and the safety of personnel on the ...

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Strategic Action - Consider providing appropriate firefighting media (refer to National Operational Guidance: Fires and firefighting)

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Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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Strategic Action - Consider providing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) and respiratory protective equipment ...

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Strategic Action - Consider making suitable arrangements with other agencies, organisations, land owners/managers, ...

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Strategic Action - Consider providing specialist vehicles for wildfire incidents, for example, to provide off-road capability

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April 26, 2019

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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August 24, 2018

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

Training specification links established


May 23, 2018

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

Training specification links established

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

Training specification links established

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan


May 22, 2018

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

Strategic Action - Providing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) and respiratory protective equipment (RPE) ...

Tactical Action - Consider deploying team lookouts to monitor the safety of teams of personnel on the incident ground (see LACES safety protocol)


November 17, 2017

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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October 03, 2017

Tactical Action - Consider the size of the incident and the impact on deploying resources to carry out interventions

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


October 02, 2017

Tactical Action - Deploy sufficiently sized teams to safely and effectively complete the tasks they have been assigned

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

Tactical Action - Deploy sufficiently sized teams to safely and effectively complete the tasks they have been assigned

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

Tactical Action - Deploy sufficiently sized teams to safely and effectively complete the tasks they have been assigned, ...

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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

Tactical Action - Consider the time taken to deploy resources to the location of any planned intervention

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

Tactical Action - Locate control lines that can be used to contain or restrict fire spread

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

Tactical Action - Consider prioritising operations close to roads, recognised paths or tracks

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

Tactical Action - Consider the location, size, severity and speed of fire development when planning interventions

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

Tactical Action - Consider direct, indirect and aerial attack depending on fire intensity and flame length

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

Tactical Action - Consider improving access and creating a fuel break by tree felling where it is justifiable

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

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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

Tactical Action - Identify windows of opportunity, trigger points and critical points when planning interventions

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

Tactical Action - Consider a strong and speedy initial attack where a window of opportunity exists

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


September 10, 2017

Control measure - Consider appropriate wildfire suppression tactics and develop and implement a tactical plan

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