NESST is a national service provided by Private Sector specialists on a Pro-Bono basis for the immediate and urgent phases of a response. Services are provided directly at the behest of Incident Commander or UA.
The information provided by Specialists are given to bolster those already within the Command Unit or confirm the intentions of a UA in the search for persons trapped or suspected to be trapped. Contact is provided by secure comms and available 24/7/365. NESST services will fall away once an incident is under control or when the Emergency Services hand the area over to the local Borough District Surveyor or Building Control officer.
NESST Contractor Members are able remediate Dangerous Structures on direct engagement by the local Borough District Surveyor or Building Control officer.