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Guidance to assist chief executives of local authorities in making sure they are well-prepared to respond and recover from a civil emergency in their local area.
As well as referencing existing government guidance, including the duties set out in the Civil Contingencies Act 2004, it contains good practice examples and sources of further information and training.