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June 29, 2020

Control measure - Situational awareness

Strategic Action - Consider how technology may assist incident commanders to obtain and maintain their situational awareness

Responsibility of fire and rescue services

Control measure - Personal protective equipment


December 11, 2019

Control measure - Supervise on-site staff operating machinery in the hazard area

Changes made following document review, approved 5/11/2019 Steering group

Control measure - Isolate power supplies for on-site machinery

Changes made following document review, approved 5/11/2019 Steering group

Control measure - Use competent people to operate on-site machinery

Changes made following document review, approved 5/11/2019 Steering group

Tactical Action - Ensure on-site machinery operators are made aware of the presence of personnel and other responders

Tactical Action - Alert all responders to any on-site machinery that continues to operate and set up exclusion zones where necessary

Control measure - Restrict or prohibit movement of on-site machinery

Changes made following document review, approved 5/11/2019 Steering group


July 19, 2019

Hazard - On-site machinery

Minor amendement - Gramamar and style guide

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Responsibility of fire and rescue services

Minor amendment - reference to transport incidents rather than incidents amended. Approved by M Hodges


July 10, 2019

Responsibility of fire and rescue services

Minor amendment - duplicated to removed Approved by M Hodges


July 05, 2019

Hazard - Construction materials: Performing rescues

Minor amendment - Hyperlink updated.


May 09, 2019

Tactical Action - Consider the effects of the location on equipment logistics, casualties and welfare of personnel

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Tactical Action - Ensure emergency response vehicles make a safe approach at an appropriate speed and consider associated ...

Tactical Action - Consider appointing a marshalling officer to manage the logistics of emergency response vehicles ...


May 08, 2019

Control measure - Supervise on-site staff operating machinery in the hazard area


May 07, 2019

Control measure - Stabilise the mode of transport

Changes made following periodic full document review. Changes approved by steering group 08/04/2019.

Tactical Action - Access and consider Site-Specific Risk Information and incident plans when considering the most ...

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Tactical Action - Ensure emergency response vehicles make a safe approach at an appropriate speed and consider associated ...

Tactical Action - Consider the effects of the location on equipment logistics, casualties and welfare of personnel.

Tactical Action - Access and consider Site-Specific Risk Information and incident plans when considering the most ...

Tactical Action - Consider appointing a marshalling officer to manage the logistics of emergency response vehicles ...

Tactical Action - Identify and communicate the best access points, rendezvous points (RVPs) and strategic holding ...

Changes made following periodic full document review. Changes approved by steering group 08/04/2019.

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Hazard - Construction materials: Performing rescues

Changes made following periodic full document review. Changes approved by steering group 08/04/2019.

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Control measure - Safe system of work: Approaching a transport network incident: Transport

Hyphen removed from 'pre-determined'

Extrication from any mode of transport

Added in link to Transport

Performing rescues

Extrication from any mode of transport

Added in link to Transport

Extrication from any mode of transport

Added in link to Transport

Extrication from any mode of transport

Added in link to Transport

Performing rescues

Extrication from any mode of transport

Added in link to Transport

Hazard - Construction materials: Performing rescues

Changes made following periodic full document review. Changes approved by steering group 08/04/2019.


May 03, 2019

Tactical Action - Implement and monitor appropriate access methods for unconventional or specialist vehicles, taking into account the required operational activity.

Tactical Action - Consider requesting specialist advice, assistance or equipment for accessing unconventional or specialist vehicles.

Strategic Action - Consider making arrangements for the provision of specialist equipment to assist with accessing unconventional or specialist vehicles.

Strategic Action - Ensure fire control rooms are updated on the availability and contact information for specialist ...

Strategic Action - Identify sources of specialist advice or assistance for unconventional or specialist vehicles.

Tactical Action - Consider the prioritisation of accessing unconventional or specialist vehicles over other operational activity when carrying out a risk assessment.

Strategic Action - Maintain the details of responsible persons, tactical advisers or specialists for unconventional ...