Publication of revised Chapters 2 (Co-operation) and 3 (Information Sharing) of Emergency Preparedness, as well as drafting a new Chapter 19 The Fit with Other Legislation.
This guide has been produced for those in the public and private sector responsible for contingency planning. It gives basic information on the decontamination and remediation that may be required following a deliberate or accidental release in the UK as outlined below.
The latest release of Lexicon of UK Civil Protection Terminology
As part of the Civil Contingencies Act Enhancement Programme (CCAEP)
The Government has today published its National Security Strategy A Strong Britain in an Age of Uncertainty which outlines our reappraisal of Britain’s role in the world, the risks to our security and their implication for the UK.
Public Consultation on The Role of Local Resilience Forums: A Reference Document
An independent review into the UK’s strategic response to the 2009 swine flu pandemic has been published.
The Central Government’s Concept of Operations sets out the UK arrangements for responding to and recovering from emergencies, irrespective of cause or location and requiring co-ordinated central government action.
The Civil Contingencies Secretariat have developed a package of documents about community resilience.
In response to the recommendations in the Pitt Review of the summer 2007 floods