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July 04, 2018

Control measure - Specialist resource: Water rescue and flooding

'pre-determined' changed to 'predetermined'


April 03, 2018

Control measure - Specialist resource: Water rescue and flooding


March 29, 2018

Control measure - Specialist resource: Water rescue and flooding

Tactical Action - Use appropriately trained responders at incidents involving water

Tactical Action - Consider the use of specialist equipment to help locate underwater casualties

Strategic Action - Establish a policy that determines acceptable actions during water rescue incidents

Tactical Action - Use approved specialist volunteers, individuals or teams

Strategic Action - Make arrangements for the request of specialist water rescue resources

Tactical Action - Use an appropriate system of identification for water safety, search and rescue teams

Strategic Action - Consider the need for specialist water rescue resources in line with their risk management plan

Tactical Action - Consider requesting specialist underwater search and recovery dive teams

Tactical Action - Request the attendance of personnel with the required skill levels


August 10, 2017

Control measure - Use trained and equipped personnel