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September 22, 2022

Control measure - Air quality cell function

Revised content - Environmental protection, Third edition - version one, approved by steering group 06/09/2022

Tactical Action - Monitor and review the potential impact of the incident and operational response on public health with the air quality cell

Revised content - Environmental protection, Third edition - version one, approved by steering group 06/09/2022

Tactical Action - Use air quality cell information to inform operational risk assessments and tactical plans

Revised content - Environmental protection, Third edition - version one, approved by steering group 06/09/2022

Tactical Action - Consider requesting that an air quality cell is set up

Revised content - Environmental protection, Third edition - version one, approved by steering group 06/09/2022

Strategic Action - Ensure relevant personnel understand how to obtain and apply the information provided by the air quality cell 

Revised content - Environmental protection, Third edition - version one, approved by steering group 06/09/2022


August 19, 2022

Control measure - Air quality cell function

Hyperlinks updated - Approved by MH


May 31, 2018

Control measure - Air quality cell function

Training specification link established


September 30, 2017

Tactical Action - Monitor and review the potential impact on public health with the assistance of the public health agency

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 27-02-17

Tactical Action - Consider requesting an air quality cell

Tactical action wording revised as agreed at NIF meeting on 08-06-17


September 18, 2017

Control measure - Air quality cell function


September 10, 2017

Control measure - Air quality cell function