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August 19, 2021

Control measure - Risk assessment at an incident

Link to risk assessment corrected


February 08, 2021

Hazard - Failure to identify foreseeable risk

Content broken down, following removal from operations

Hazard - Failure to identify foreseeable risk

Content broken down, following removal from operations


February 01, 2021

Hazard - Failure to identify foreseeable risk

Strategic and tactical actions added from Hazmat, Fires in the built environment, Performing rescues and Environmental protection as part of the consolidation process.


January 18, 2021

Control measure - Decision-making

Title updated following assurance check Jan 2021

Hazard - Failure to access information

Removed the following control measure as part of the consolidation process: Command skills-ICS replaced by the following: Command decision making

Tactical Action - Be aware of the different types of decision-making processes, and the factors that may influence which process they are likely to adopt

Introductory statement updated


January 07, 2021

Control measure - Command skills

Foundation material link added

Hazard - Failure to interpret information

Adding missing control measures as a result of circular references.


December 14, 2020

Control measure - Risk assessment at an incident

Hazard - Failure to transfer information

Adding control measures missing as a result of circular references.


November 25, 2020

Control measure - Command roles and responsibilities

Control measure - Effective communication


November 19, 2020

Strategic Action - ARCHIVE - Recognise the importance of incident commanders having effective command skills. ...

Strategic action archived based on feedback, pre-project survey and project board direction. Approved by Steering Group 05/05/2020

Strategic Action - ARCHIVE - Have systems and processes to develop command skills at all levels and to actively ...

Strategic action archived based on feedback, pre-project survey and project board direction. Approved by Steering Group 05/05/2020

Strategic Action - ARCHIVE - Consider holding a personal review at the conclusion of an incident. Taking the time ...

Strategic action archived based on feedback, pre-project survey and project board direction. Approved by Steering Group 05/05/2020


October 06, 2020

Hazard - Failure to share information

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Prepare, test and exercise emergency plans

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Consider intraoperability and interoperability

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Hazard - ARCHIVED - Failure to record information

Hazard archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Use debrief management systems

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Use national incident recording systems

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Take legislative duties into account

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Hazard - ARCHIVED - Failure to review information

Hazard archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Manage performance

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Establish an assurance process

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Consider national guidance

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Use common terms and symbols

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Secure access

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Use information management systems

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Use information management systems

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Hazard - ARCHIVED - Failure to receive accurate, timely and relevant information

Hazard archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020ure hazard unaffected

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Provide an effective means of transferring hazardous material information to the incident ground

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020


October 05, 2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Adopt an information management methodology

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020

Control measure - ARCHIVED - Produce a risk management plan

Control measure archived following publication of Operations Third edition version one approved by NFCC Steering Group 05/05/2020