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July 03, 2020

Control measure - Cordon controls

Tactical Action - Request police assistance to establish a traffic cordon or air exclusion zone if necessary

Tactical Action - Implement exclusion zones if intolerable risks to safety are identified

Tactical Action - Establish a scene access control point to log all people operating within the inner cordon when appropriate

Tactical Action - Control access to the inner cordon using methods proportionate to the type, size and complexity of the incident

Tactical Action - Ensure that appropriate inner and outer cordons are established and communicated following an assessment of risk to all people present

Strategic Action - Consider pre-planning and exercising with partner agencies for cordon control arrangements

Strategic Action - Provide appropriate equipment and other resources to safely implement cordon control

Strategic Action - Jointly establish the briefing arrangements for when other agencies are working within inner cordons ...

Strategic Action - Establish the roles and responsibilities for implementing and maintaining cordon control with partner agencies for multi-agency incidents

Control measure - Cordon controls


February 01, 2019

Control measure - Establish appropriate cordon controls

Training specification link updated to appropriate area

Control measure - Establish appropriate cordon controls

Training specification link updated to appropriate area


December 10, 2018

Control measure - Establish appropriate cordon controls

Training specification link established


July 04, 2018

Hazard - Electricity: Flooding incidents

'sub-stations' amended to 'substations'


May 23, 2018

Control measure - Establish appropriate cordon controls

Training specification link established


May 02, 2018

Hazard - Electricity: Flooding incidents


April 03, 2018

Hazard - Electricity: Flooding incidents


March 29, 2018

Hazard - Electricity: Flooding incidents


March 22, 2018

Hazard - Electricity: Flooding incidents