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July 08, 2021

Search, rescue and casualty care


July 07, 2021

Search, rescue and casualty care


July 06, 2021

Search, rescue and casualty care

Search, rescue and casualty care


July 05, 2021

Search, rescue and casualty care

Search, rescue and casualty care

Search, rescue and casualty care

Hazard - Lack of co-ordinated search plan: All searches

Revised following approval of Search, rescue and casualty care. Third edition, version one by Steering Group 04/05/2021

Hazard - Lack of co-ordinated search plan: All searches

Revised following approval of Search, rescue and casualty care. Third edition, version one by Steering Group 04/05/2021

Control measure - Specialist resources: Search

Revised following approval of Search, rescue and casualty care. Third edition, version one by Steering Group 04/05/2021

Control measure - Thermal imaging or scanning: Search and rescue

Revised following approval of Search, rescue and casualty care. Third edition, version one by Steering Group 04/05/2021

Control measure - Lighting: Search and rescue

Revised following approval of Search, rescue and casualty care. Third edition, version one by Steering Group 04/05/2021


June 29, 2021

Control measure - Effective search management

Revised following approval of Search, rescue and casualty care. Third edition, version one by Steering Group 04/05/2021

Control measure - Situational awareness: Search for a missing person

Revised following approval of Search, rescue and casualty care. Third edition, version one by Steering Group 04/05/2021


November 30, 2020

Control measure - Safe system of work: Mode of transport design and construction


November 26, 2020

Control measure - Personal protective equipment

Approved changes implemented following approval of Ops training specifications Third edition by Operations Committee Nov 2020

Control measure - Make a safe and controlled approach to the incident

Approved changes implemented following approval of Ops training specifications Third edition by Operations Committee Nov 2020


June 21, 2020

Hazard - On-Site Machinery


June 19, 2020

Control measure - Identify and communicate vehicle or craft construction materials


June 18, 2020

Control measure - Manage compressed air systems


December 17, 2019

Control measure - Safe system of work: Fibre-reinforced composite materials and machine-made mineral fibres


December 16, 2019

Control measure - Stabilise the mode of transport


September 17, 2019

Control measure - Apply fine water spray or foam


September 12, 2019

Control measure - Have a communication strategy

Control measure - Have a communication strategy


September 11, 2019

Control measure - Have a communication strategy

Control measure - Establish appropriate cordon controls

Control measure - Situational awareness

Control measure - Incident ground safety management

Control measure - Gather information from the public and liaise with other agencies

Newly published Training Specification for Performing Rescues guidance. Content signed off by OGG on 8th of November 2017.


September 09, 2019

Control measure - Establish a triage sieve (adult and paediatric)

Control measure - Identify the most appropriate rescue tool for the task

Control measure - Use casualty transport equipment


August 30, 2019

Control measure - Personal protective equipment (PPE)


August 29, 2019

Control measure - Provide treatment to burns casualties

Control measure - Establish a triage sieve (adult and paediatric)

Control measure - Highlight avoidance routes


August 27, 2019

Control measure - Use specialist cutting equipment

Control measure - Identify and isolate electrical and fuel systems


August 20, 2019

Control measure - Incident ground safety management

Control measure - Establish appropriate cordon controls

Control measure - Have a communication strategy


August 19, 2019

Control measure - Situational awareness

Control measure - Situational awareness

Control measure - Situational awareness

Control measure - Avoid manipulating or damaging vehicle safety systems

Control Measure title and learning outcomes updated as per changes made as part of the Assurance project review. Changes to guidance and supporting changes to Training Specifications have been approved by the CPO board in September 2018. Training Spec amendments made by J Guthrie and M Hodges. Training lead B Powell has reviewed content.

Control measure - Avoid manipulating or damaging vehicle safety systems

Control Measure title and learning outcomes updated as per changes made as part of the Assurance project review. Changes to guidance and supporting changes to Training Specifications have been approved by the CPO board in September 2018. Training Spec amendments made by J Guthrie and M Hodges. Training lead B Powell has reviewed content.

Control measure - Isolate vehicle safety systems

Control measure title and learning outcomes updated as per changes made as part of the Assurance project review. Changes to guidance and supporting changes to Training Specifications have been approved by the CPO board in September 2018. Training Spec amendments made by J Guthrie and M Hodges. Training lead B Powell has reviewed content.

Control measure - Establish an appropriate safe distance for vehicle safety systems

Control measure title and learning outcomes updated as per changes made as part of the Assurance project review. Changes to guidance and supporting changes to Training Specifications have been approved by the CPO board in September 2018. Training Spec amendments made by J Guthrie and M Hodges. Training lead B Powell has reviewed content.

Control measure - Identify the vehicle safety systems and communicate the information

Control measure and learning outcomes updated as per changes made as part of the Assurance project review. Changes to guidance and supporting changes to Training Specifications have been approved by the CPO board in September 2018. Training Spec amendments made by J Guthrie and M Hodges. Training lead B Powell has reviewed content.