Control vehicle movements: Roadways

Control Measure Knowledge

Fire services acts give fire and rescue service personnel the power to close a highway or stop and regulate traffic at a fire, road traffic accident or other emergency. It may be necessary to close the road or establish traffic management systems. This action should be considered, ideally in consultation with the police and other relevant agencies.

It may also be necessary to appoint safety officers to warn personnel of oncoming vehicles.

Strategic Actions

Tactical Actions