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February 24, 2021

Hazard - Compromised investigations: Poor scene preservation

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


February 18, 2021

Control measure - Apply the JESIP ‘STAY SAFE’ principles

Content for non-specialist responders (MTA) Approved by steering group and MTA group

Hazard - Non-specialist personnel inadvertently attending a marauding terrorist attack

Content for non-specialist responders (MTA) Approved by steering group and MTA group

Operations


November 27, 2020

Control measure - Hierarchy of control

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

Control measure - Capture call and incident data

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

Control measure - Use technology to mobilise fire and rescue service resources

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

Hazard - Failing to effectively exchange information with other agencies

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

Operations

Hazard - Physical injuries from animals

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

Hazard - Compromised investigations: Poor and scene preservation

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

Control measure - Secure the scene for investigation

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

Control measure - Preserve evidence for investigation

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

Control measure - Scene security

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

Hazard - Failing to leave the incident ground in a safe state

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

Control measure - Consider community recovery

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

Control measure - Make an effective handover to the responsible person

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

Hazard - Failing to make resources ready when closing an incident

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

Control measure - Manage, inspect and test equipment

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

Control measure - Communicate the availability of resources

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

Hazard - Public disorder

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

Control measure - Avoid confrontation

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

Control measure - Withdrawal from public disorder

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

Control measure - Secure equipment and vehicles

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


November 26, 2020

Hazard - Psychological hazards

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

Control measure - Manage risk from psychological hazards

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

Hazard - Infectious diseases

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

Control measure - Monitor personnel exposed to infectious diseases

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

Operations

Control measure - Avoid, contain or control animals

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

Hazard - Physical injuries from animals

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

Control measure - DUPLICATE - Avoid, contain or control animals

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.

Hazard - Manual handling

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

Hazard - Vibration

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

Control measure - Reduce risk from exposure to vibration

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

Hazard - Reduced visibility

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

Control measure - Safe system of work: Reduced visibility

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

Hazard - Noise

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

Control measure - Safe system of work: Noisy environments

Training specification updated in line with changes to content made as part of Assurance of consolidation review, approved by CPO board September 2018

Control measure - Isolate the source of noise

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

Control measure - Reduce risk from exposure to noise

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

Hazard - Weather conditions

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

Control measure - DUPLICATE - Assess current and forecast weather conditions

This is an all incident hazard

Hazard - Weather conditions

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

Hazard - Hypothermia in personnel

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

Control measure - Prevent and manage hypothermia in personnel

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

Hazard - Working near water or other liquids

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

Hazard - Heat illness in personnel

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

Control measure - Prevent and manage heat illness in personnel

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

Hazard - Physiological stress

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