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Control measure

Consider using thermal imaging cameras or on-site thermal scanning equipment

Control measure knowledge

It may be appropriate to use thermal imaging cameras or on-site thermal scanning equipment to identify the extent of heat within large quantities of waste; this may reveal the effects of combustion that are not visible to the naked eye. For further information 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.