Health & Safety
Generic Risk Assessment 2.6 - Rescue of Trapped Persons
- Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG)
- TSO (The Stationery Office)
Generic Risk Assessment (GRA) 2.6 - Rescue of Trapped Persons, examines the hazards, risks and controls that relate to incidents where people are trapped and require release. It provides a starting point for Fire and Rescue Services to conduct their own assessments within the context of local conditions and existing organisational arrangements.
This generic risk assessment is primarily concerned with the following types of entrapments:
Persons trapped in machinery
Removal of articles
This GRA is supplied as an A4, loose-leaf publication. A binder pack containing an introduction to the series, foreword by Sir Ken Knight, contents, and dividers is available to order separately. The binder is the ideal solution for storing these loose-leaf GRAs.
This GRA is also available to purchase as an A5 bound publication, making it both handy and portable. Please see below for details of the binder pack and other Generic Risk Assessments in the series.
Significant hazards and risks that Fire and Rescue Service personnel face when persons are trapped
Key control measures
Specific control measures for release of trapped persons
|Format||Loose-leaf||Published||23 May 2012|
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