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Casualties, Hazards, Access, Location, Emergency, Type. One of several mnemonics (e.g., METHANE), which is used in the context of a major incident (mass disaster) in the UK for the information that the first ambulance staff to arrive on the scene should relay to the Emergency Operations Centre.

Casualties—approximate numbers of priority 1, 2 and 3 patients, dead and uninjured.

Hazards present and potential.

Access routes and suitable provisional rendezvous points (RVPs).

Location of the incident, with map references if possible.

Emergency services present and required, including local authorities; consider medical team(s), special equipment and services (i.e., HEMS, Emergency Planning Manager, BASICS, ECV, ESV); request number of LAS resources required.
Type of incident, with brief details of types and numbers of vehicles, trains, buildings, aircraft, etc.
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Today's chalets feature balconies and verandas, openplan living areas and L-shaped family sofas.
They signed up for an annual fee of just PS90 on the chalets, which they can use six months a year, back in 1974.
This gorgeous chalet is in Vallee d'Abondance, a romantic area that isn't teeming with tourists.
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The chalets are popular weekend getaways in cooler weather, but were in need of a makeover.
A FIRE which destroyed a Northumberland chalet and saw neighbouring properties evacuated is being treated as arson.
Sleeping six each, the three en-suite bedroom chalets share an outdoor heated swimming pool, Whirlpool bath and sauna.
The resort will comprise 30 hotel rooms situated in a central hotel building and 106 pool villas, which will comprise ten studio chalets, 87 one-bedroom chalets, 10 two-bedroom chalets and one three bedroom chalet.
View With a Room" is an illustrated history of the many beautiful hotels and chalets of Glacier Park and Waterton International Peace Park (in Canada).
Last year 92 per cent of our chalet hosts, in our 17 chalets across France, Italy and Norway, were rated as excellent or good last season.
MUHARRAQ could soon have its own beach chalets that will be rented out to residents and visitors, if a proposal is approved.
Bahrain could soon have its own beach chalets that will be rented out to residents and visitors, said a top official.