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Record damage to immovable heritage

Consider the following questions: • Have you prepared a list of all cultural heritage assets and checked whether a map showing their geo-coordinates exists? • Do you have specific pre-event information for cultural heritage assets, such as inventories, floor plans, photographs and condition reports? • Have you prepared a sample damage and risk assessment form, tailored to cover the different types of cultural heritage assets in your area? • Have you identified the heritage professionals and emergency managers who will be able to undertake damage and risk assessments in your area? • Have you tested your sample form with the assessment team, and developed a system for data compilation and data visualisation together? • Have you made institutional arrangements for financing postevent on-site damage and risk assessments? • Have you liaised with the local institution in charge of emergency management and made arrangements for coordinating safety assessments for cultural heritage sites? 67Security and stabilisation First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis67 What follows on-site damage and risk assessment? FOLLOWING AN EMERGENCY in your area, you and your team of cultural first aiders have carried out a situation analysis and on-site damage and risk assessment for the affected cultural heritage. Both of these steps were carried out in coordination with relevant emergency actors, and with the participation of the relevant stakeholders and the local community. As a result, you have been able to identify priorities for securing and stabilising structures, objects and intangible heritage.