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Control measure

Comply with road safety regulations

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Legislation and regulations

Understand:

  • The relevant legislation for all road users

Exemptions from law

Understand:

  • The emergency vehicle exemptions from relevant legislation, who may use them and when
  • How to apply professional judgement when contravening legislation outside of  exemptions

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Encourage safe response drivers, passengers and road users

All personnel: Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Drive vehicles in accordance with:
    • Current legislation, regulations and exemptions
    • Service policies and procedures

Immediately report road traffic collisions in accordance with fire and rescue service policies and relevant legislation

All personnel: Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Immediately report road traffic collisions in accordance with service policy and relevant legislation