Guidance to the fire and rescue authorities: railway incidents

Guidance for the fire and rescue authorities on responding to railway incidents



The purpose of this guidance is to assist emergency responders to make safe, risk assessed, efficient and proportionate responses when attending and dealing with operational incidents involving railways.

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