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Control measure
ARCHIVED - Take legislative duties into account

Control measure knowledge

Fire and rescue authorities should take into account the legal responsibilities placed on them, for example Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004, Data Protection Act 1998, and in particular the requirement that all relevant data held by the fire and rescue service should be available and should be used to reduce and manage operational risk, whether this be to firefighters, other service personnel or others for which the fire and rescue authority is responsible.

Tactical actions

There are no tactical actions associated with this control measure.