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This guidance has been prepared to assist the police, fire and other emergency services, and those involved in airfield operations and contingency planning.
the role of the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB)
AAIB’s obligation to investigate an aircraft accident or serious incident
the legal powers of an Inspector of Air Accidents
AAIB inspector’s authority to impound an aircraft
the relationship between judicial inquiries and AAIB investigations
liaison between AAIB and police inquiries
what a reportable aircraft accident is
responsibilities for reporting an aircraft accident