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July 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

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


September 11, 2019

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.


July 24, 2019

Control measure - Provide adequate lighting

Control measure - Conduct search using thermal imaging equipment

Control measure - Provide adequate lighting


July 23, 2019

Control measure - Identify areas that have been searched

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

Control measure - Provide adequate lighting

Control measure - Conduct search using thermal imaging equipment


July 17, 2019

Control measure - Provide adequate lighting

Control measure - Conduct search using thermal imaging equipment


July 08, 2019

Control measure - Identify areas that have been searched

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

Control measure - Provide adequate lighting

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

Control measure - Conduct search using thermal imaging equipment

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

Control measure - Have a communication strategy

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

Control measure - Ensure search teams have detailed briefing

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

Control measure - Have clearly defined area of operations

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

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.

Hazard - Lack of co-ordinated search plan (generic)

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

Control measure - Request resources for search

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


March 05, 2018

Control measure - Identify areas that have been searched

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

Hazard - Lack of co-ordinated search plan (generic)

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

Control measure - Provide adequate lighting

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

Control measure - Have clearly defined area of operations

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

Control measure - Have a communication strategy

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

Control measure - Ensure search teams have detailed briefing

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

Hazard - Lack of co-ordinated search plan (generic)

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

Control measure - Conduct search using thermal imaging equipment

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

Control measure - Request resources for search

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

Hazard - Lack of co-ordinated search plan (generic)

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

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.

Hazard - Lack of co-ordinated search plan (generic)

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