Civil emergencies

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 160 CC3/4/C4/71
  • Dates of Creation
      1969-Mar/1973
  • Physical Description
      binder (with loose items)

Scope and Content

emergency planning inc publications

After 1968, local authorities encouraged to plan for major emergencies (although civil disaster planning continued to be a responsibility of the police); in 1974 county councils were required to create Emergency Planning Teams; OCC continued to employ a Civil Defence Planning Officer until 1974