Health and Safety at Work (Major Hazard Facilities) Regulations 2016

Declaration of notifiable incidents

33 Declaration of notifiable incidents

The following incidents arising out of, or in connection with, a major hazard facility are declared to be notifiable incidents under section 24(1)(m) of the Act:


an unplanned event (other than a false alarm) that requires the emergency plan to be implemented:


an event that does not cause, but has the potential to cause, a major incident:


damage to, or failure of, a safety-critical element that requires intervention to ensure it will operate as designed.