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Control measure

Review passenger or cargo information

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Review passenger or cargo information

Understand:

  • The sources and types of passenger information
  • How to obtain passenger information
  • How to reconcile the number of casualties
  • The need to check cargo and load manifests for potential hazards

Seating and standing capacities

Understand:

  • The sources of seating and standing capacities of modes of transport
  • The benefits of being able to estimate the number of people that could be involved

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Gather and appropriately use information about passengers and cargo in the mode of transport

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Gather passenger information from appropriate sources
  • Use passenger information to inform the search plan
  • Gather cargo information from appropriate sources
  • Use cargo information to determine if it presents a hazard to casualties and emergency responders

Consider gathering information contained in CCTV systems about passengers and cargo

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Request information from the operating company

Consider counting the seats, or referring to the displayed passenger capacity, to estimate the number of casualties; include drivers and crew for public transport

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Estimate the number of casualties by using passenger capacity information