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Control measure

Have mutual aid or memoranda of understanding arrangements in place

Control measure knowledge

Fire and rescue services should have an awareness and understanding of all relevant protocols, which should include identifying any cross-border arrangements with neighbouring fire and rescue services or other agencies. They must be aware of mutual aid arrangements and should develop memoranda of understanding (MoUs) to suit the needs of their risk management plan.

Refer to National Operational Guidance: Operations for further information, including strategic actions and tactical actions regarding mutual aid and memoranda of understanding.

Tactical actions

There are no tactical actions associated with this control measure.