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Health Protection Agency (HPA) (opens new window)

The Health Protection Agency is dedicated to protecting people’s health and reducing the impact of infectious diseases, chemical hazards, poisons and radiation hazards.

Major incident planning audit and assessment tool (opens new window)

This framework supports the development, maintenance and reviewing/testing of NHS major incident plans. It complements the other parts of the Operational Doctrine and should be used to review and improve major incident plans in light of up to date advice.

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