Emergency Plan: SIBC is a participant in the Shetland Emergency Plan and
SIBC will carry messages as and when required by the Shetland Emergency Planning
Forum during a declared local emergency.
maintains an emergency/backup transmitter and antenna system at
its Market Street studios.
Roads: SIBC will carry road safety advice messages that are issued at the
discretion of the authorities.
School closures: SIBC will carry messages as and when required by the
Schools Service when it has been decided that all schools
and Train Shetland are to be closed, and as required by NAFC Marine Centre and
Internal and external air and sea services: The operators prefer direct
contact with passengers and other customers to relay what can be rapidly