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July 27, 2021

Control measure - Reduce exposure to hazards

Content and Tactical action added following approval of Railway or tram rescue scenario by Operations Committee 07/07/2021


November 27, 2020

Control measure - Reduce exposure to hazards

Training specification link updated


September 21, 2020

Tactical Action - Keep the number of people exposed to the hazard at a minimum and reduce time of exposure through task rotation

Tactical action amended

Control measure - Reduce exposure to hazards

Minor change to content


July 03, 2020

Control measure - Task rotation

Control measure - Reduce exposure to hazards

Training specification link established

Control measure - Reduce exposure to hazards

Training specification link established


June 29, 2020

Hazard - Physiological stress

Hazard - Physiological stress

Control measure - Health surveillance


June 24, 2020

Tactical Action - Be aware of the need to maintain individual situational awareness


August 17, 2018

Control measure - Task rotation

Hazard - Physiological stress

Changes to content made following the database assurance review. All changes approved by CPO board 06/18. Assurance work completed by J Guthrie and M Hodges.


August 16, 2018

Control measure - Task rotation


July 04, 2018

Hazard - Physiological stress

'heat-related' changed to 'heat'


June 18, 2018

Control measure - Health surveillance

Wording amended

Control measure - Welfare

'Mental' replaced with 'psychological'


May 23, 2018

Control measure - Welfare

Control measure - Health surveillance

Training specification link established

Control measure - Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

Training specification link established

Control measure - Task rotation

Training specification link established

Control measure - Reduce exposure

Training specification link established

Control measure - Safe person principles

Training specification link established

Control measure - Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

Link fixed

Hazard - Physiological stress

Comma added


May 09, 2018

Hazard - Physiological stress

Document type updated


April 10, 2018

Control measure - Health surveillance

Dates removed from legislation as agreed by NOGP programme board. Link to IRR2017 updated


March 26, 2018

Control measure - Health surveillance

Tactical Action added as agreed at NIF meeting on 21-Feb-18


March 14, 2018

Tactical Action - Follow service protocols for post incident health surveillance and monitoring


March 05, 2018

Control measure - Welfare

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


March 02, 2018

Tactical Action - ARCHIVED Consider relief and welfare arrangements to reduce the effects of stress and fatigue on themselves and others

See tactical action 12627 Consider relief and welfare arrangements to reduce the effects of stress and fatigue on themselves and others - ICS


February 28, 2018

Control measure - Task rotation

Tactical Action amended as agreed at NIF meeting on 21-Feb-18

Control measure - Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

Tactical Action amended as agreed at NIF meeting on 21-Feb-18

Control measure - Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

Tactical Action amended as agreed at NIF meeting on 21-Feb-18

Tactical Action - ARCHIVED Consider relief and welfare arrangements to reduce the effects of stress and fatigue on themselves and others

See tactical action 12627 Consider relief and welfare arrangements to reduce the effects of stress and fatigue on themselves and others-ICS


February 27, 2018

Tactical Action - Monitor personnel for signs and symptoms of fatigue, dehydration, heat or cold stress

Tactical Action amended as agreed at NIF meeting on 21-Feb-18


January 23, 2018

Control measure - Safe person principles

'Incident commander should' changed to 'All personnel should'

Control measure - Safe person principles


October 03, 2017

Tactical Action - Monitor personnel for signs and symptoms of fatigue, heat stress or hypothermia

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


October 02, 2017

Tactical Action - Consider requesting facilities for the welfare of crews deployed at protracted incidents

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 04-10-16

Tactical Action - Consider the effects of geography on equipment logistics, casualties and crew welfare

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

Tactical Action - Provide first aid equipment to crews deployed to areas with no immediate medical assistance

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

Tactical Action - Consider requesting facilities for the welfare of crews deployed at protracted incidents

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 04-10-16


September 19, 2017

Hazard - Physiological stress

New hazard created using consolidated content from across the NOG framework

Hazard - Physiological stress

New hazard created using consolidated content from across the NOG framework


September 13, 2017

Control measure - Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

New control measure added during consolidation of hazard 'Physiological stress'

Strategic Action - Develop tactical guidance and support arrangements for the hazards and actions to be taken when managing the appropriate deployment of resources

Control measure - Task rotation

New control measure added with consolidation of 'Physiological stress' hazard