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November 27, 2020

Control measure - Warn, inform and advise people

Training link updated


September 22, 2020

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

Revised wording - Mostly changed 'occupants' to 'people' and 'see' to 'refer to'

Tactical Action - Establish a safe evacuation point and consider safe egress routes and refuge points or areas

Additional wording

Tactical Action - Consider people who need assistance to evacuate, for example, disabilities or medical needs

Revised wording

Tactical Action - Establish the availability of pre-arranged evacuation strategies and policies

Revised wording


May 08, 2019

Control measure - Duplicated content (ARCHIVED)

Control measure - Firefighter decontamination: Radioactive materials

Minor amendment - formatting General control measure link added

Control measure - Containment: Radioactive materials

Control measure - Cordon controls: Radioactive materials

Control measure - Substance identification: Radioactive materials

Control measure - Warn, inform and advise people


April 26, 2019

Strategic Action - Consider liaising with partner agencies who have air monitoring capabilities, public communication ...

Minor amendment - Human health changed to public health

Tactical Action - Review the use and effectiveness of evacuation, shelter in place or 'stay put' plans throughout the incident, to ensure they remain valid

No Change - internal naming change in database no alteration to content appearing on site


March 11, 2019

Control measure - Cordon controls: Radioactive materials

Minor amendment - General Control measure link added


March 08, 2019

Hazard - Radioactive contamination

Minor amendment - Link to FHM added

Control measure - Decontamination: Radioactive materials

Minor amendment - formatting General control measure link added

Control measure - Firefighter decontamination: Radioactive materials

Minor amendment - formatting General control measure link added

Control measure - Substance identification: Radioactive materials

Minor amendment - formatting General control measure link added

Hazard - Radioactive contamination

Minor amendment - Link to FHM added


February 05, 2019

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

Minor amendment. Approved by M Hodges.


January 31, 2019

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

Training specification link updated to reflect intended TS link. Evacuation Wildfire removed, Evacuation and shelter - OPS added


January 16, 2019

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

Minor amendment Bullet points amended to improve presentation

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

Minor amendment Bullet points amended to improve presentation


October 05, 2018

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

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 25, 2018

Control measure - Warn, inform and advise people

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.

Tactical Action - Ascertain the likely impact of people on emergency responders 

Tactical Action - Make contact with the relevant authorities for advice on evacuation arrangements and progress 

Tactical Action - Consider the impact of the incident on the local community and consider a shelter in place strategy

Tactical Action - Assess the suitability of the location for people to shelter in place

Tactical Action - When evacuation is necessary, identify the number of people affected and develop a plan 


August 24, 2018

Tactical Action - Establish communication arrangements to allow information to be gathered from and passed to fire control rooms 

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

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.

Control measure - Evacuation and shelter

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 - Firefighter decontamination: Radioactive materials

Text amended

Control measure - Containment: Radioactive materials

Typo corrected


July 06, 2018

Control measure - Evacuation

Link to Annex B added


June 20, 2018

Control measure - Evacuation

Hyphen removed from 'over-riding'


May 23, 2018

Control measure - Warn, inform, instruct and update people

Training specification link established

Control measure - Evacuation

Training specification link established

Control measure - Evacuation


April 18, 2018

Hazard - Radioactive contamination

Training specification link added


April 02, 2018

Control measure - Evacuation

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

Control measure - Evacuation

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

Control measure - Evacuation

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


March 31, 2018

Control measure - Evacuation

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

Control measure - Warn, inform, instruct and update people

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

Control measure - Evacuation

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

Control measure - Evacuation

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


March 27, 2018

Control measure - Containment: Radioactive materials

General control measure added