HAZMAT & CBRNe
Hazardous Material (HAZMAT): an accidental release of a substance, agent or material which results in illness or injury to the public or the denial of an area or the interruption of the food chain.
Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and explosive (CBRNe): a deliberate murderous and malicious act, the intention of which is to kill, sicken or prevent society from continuing with their normal daily business.
NHS England EPRR Core Standards and Matrix The can be found here
Public Health England
Joint Emergency Services Interoperability Programme
The JESIP awareness package is designed to provide information about JESIP specifically for Category 1 and 2 responders and appropriate partner organisations such as the military and the voluntary sector.