Observations

Definition

"Any observation relevant to an incident, event or operational response."

Shape

Observations within the All Hazards Symbology Set are represented by a 'pentagon' bound

List of Symbol Names

General Observation

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

Note: the next version will make the above list a dynamic menu.

Symbol Descriptions

General Observation

Last Updated:

14 July 2022, 12:34:20 am

Theme:

General

Status:

na

Geometry:

Point

Definition:

Any unplanned event requiring emergency intervention (AIIMS).

Comments:

nil

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Symbol proportions may slightly

differ to the official symbol   

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

Last Updated:

14 July 2022, 12:14:51 am

Theme:

Observation

Status:

Confirmed

Geometry:

Point

Definition:

No Damage / unaffected

Comments:

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Symbol proportions may slightly

differ to the official symbol   

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

Last Updated:

14 July 2022, 12:14:54 am

Theme:

Observation

Status:

Confirmed

Geometry:

Point

Definition:

Slight damage – damage such as broken windows, slight damage to roofing and siding, interior partitions blown down, and cracked walls; the damage is not severe enough to preclude use for the purpose for which was
intended but easily repairable.

Comments:

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Symbol proportions may slightly

differ to the official symbol   

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

Last Updated:

14 July 2022, 12:14:57 am

Theme:

Observation

Status:

Confirmed

Geometry:

Point

Definition:

Moderate damage – the degree of damage to principal members, which
precludes effective use of the structure or facility for its intended purpose, unless major repairs are made short of complete reconstruction, that is damaged to such an extent as to be partly unusable but can perform some part of its original function and will be fully usable with repairs.

Comments:

No B&W Symbol.jpg

Symbol proportions may slightly

differ to the official symbol   

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

Last Updated:

14 July 2022, 12:15:11 am

Theme:

Observation

Status:

Confirmed

Geometry:

Point

Definition:

Severe damage – damage which precludes further use of the structure, facility, or object for its intended purpose without extensive repairs.

Comments:

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Symbol proportions may slightly

differ to the official symbol   

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

Last Updated:

14 July 2022, 12:14:35 am

Theme:

Observation

Status:

Confirmed

Geometry:

Point

Definition:

Total damage / destroyed

Comments:

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Symbol proportions may slightly

differ to the official symbol   

National Damage Assessment - Confirmed

Last Updated:

14 July 2022, 12:14:39 am

Theme:

Observation

Status:

Confirmed

Geometry:

Point

Definition:

Damage to be assessed/Unable to assess

Comments:

No B&W Symbol.jpg

Symbol proportions may slightly

differ to the official symbol