In the immediate aftermath of a major disturbance, consideration needs to be given to meeting the health and welfare needs of prisoners.
Having regard to security and infrastructure conditions, timely recovery to a normal regime must be a priority for emergency management planning.
After a major disturbance, the Department ought to consider the provision of consistent and sustained support to prison senior management to assist the recovery effort.
Ensure compliance with relevant regulations and policies when implementing confinement and/or close supervision regimes following emergency incidents.
Female prisoners should not be held for extended periods in the male maximum-security Unit 1.