124. Assessing the risk of an emergency.

124.     Assessing the risk of an emergency.

A category 1 responder1 is required from time to time to assess the risk of an emergency2 which affects or may affect the area in which its functions3 are exercisable4 either occurring5 or making it necessary or expedient for the responder to perform any of its functions6. In performing its duty to assess the risk of an emergency occurring7, a responder must take into account any guidance issued to it as to the likelihood of a particular emergency or an emergency of a particular kind occurring8 or as to the