Emergency Action Plan


  1. Call 999 for the appropriate emergency service, Coastguard, Fire, Ambulance, or Police.


  1. Notify the CBW person in charge.


  1. If appropriate stop all other activities.


  1. If the incident has caused injury or risk of death, the Centre manager or person in charge must contact next of kin. In the event of a fatality only the Police can notify next of kin.


  1. Equipment involved must be isolated and preserved for inspection.


  1. Record details in Accident and / or Near miss book.


  1. Notify the appropriate authority of the incident, RYA, MCA, Health and Safety Executive.


Press or media enquiries must be directed to the Principal or the Chief Instructor.