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Developed and maintained
by the NFCC


March 29, 2018

Strategic Action - Provide appropriate maintenance and care of water PPE

Tactical Action - Ensure all personnel wear PPE according to service risk assessment and procedures for incidents near, on or in water

Strategic Action - Ensure PPE provided is fit for purpose and complies with current legislation

Control measure - Personal protective equipment (PPE): Water rescue and flooding

Tactical Action - Consider adequate means of identifying personnel during night operations or in poorly illuminated areas


October 04, 2017

Control measure - Personal protective equipment (PPE): Water Rescue

General control measure link added

Tactical Action - Ensure all personnel wear PPE according to service risk assessment and procedures for incidents on, in or near water-WRF

Tactical Action - Ensure personnel wear PPE appropriate for the weather conditions when working in, on, or near water

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 08-06-17


September 18, 2017

Control measure - Personal protective equipment (PPE): Water Rescue

General control measure link added


September 15, 2017

Strategic Action - Provide appropriate guidance and training in the use, care and maintenance of water PPE

Strategic Action - Ensure all personnel wear PPE according to service risk assessment and procedures for incidents on, in or near water

Strategic Action - Provide personal protective equipment suitable for foreseeable risks and hazards associated with ...

Strategic Action - Ensure any personal protective equipment provided is fit for purpose and complies with current legislation


September 08, 2017

Control measure - Wear personal protective equipment