First responders and terrorist incidents - part II - EX543
Location Antwerp, Belgium
The Instituut Fysieke Veiligheid, IFV, The Netherlands, and the Antwerp Fire and Rescue Service, Belgium, have invited a group of experts from various UCPM countries to a two-part exchange on the role of first response after terrorist attacks.
The exchanges will deal with the following main topics: Collection of available knowledge and lessons learned regarding terrorist attacks and first responder operations; increasing awareness of firefighters regarding terrorist attacks.
Furthermore, the experts will have discussions about different scenarios such as: multiple incident-sites, second strikes etc. The exchanges will contribute to the development of operational guidelines for first responders in the event of such incidents.