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Control measure
Fulfil legislative responsibilities

Control measure knowledge

Fire and rescue services need to understand their statutory duties and responsibilities relating to operational information. They should adopt a common methodology and approach to managing the identification, gathering, analysis, provision, audit and review of operational data.

This responsibility is specifically identified in a number of different elements of legislation (UK Fire and Rescue Service legislation, and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations). A range of other legislation also places responsibilities on fire and rescue authorities regarding collecting, using, storing and sharing data.

Tactical actions

There are no tactical actions associated with this control measure.