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Control measure

Consider using thermal imaging or scanning

Control measure knowledge

Due to superheated steam not being visible to the naked eye, the use of thermal imaging cameras or scanners can help to identify the location of leaks.

For further information on their use refer to National Operational Guidance: Fires and firefighting - Consider using thermal imaging or scanning. 

Tactical actions

There are no tactical actions associated with this control measure.