Generic risk assessment 5.7: incidents involving explosives

Generic risk assessment about incidents involving explosives to help fire and rescue authorities to draw up their own risk assessments.

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Generic risk assessment 5.7: incidents involving explosives

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Generic risk assessment 5.7 examines the hazards, risks and control measures relating to incidents involving ‘commercial’ explosives, while in manufacture, storage or transportation. It does not cover improvised explosive devices.

This replaces the guidance published in November 2008.

Published 29 November 2012
Last updated 31 March 2020 + show all updates
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