Strategic Asset Management > Setup > Base > Impact Types

Use this form to create and maintain a list of impact types that is associated with an incident to indicate the impact the bespoke incident is having on the surrounding systems/environment.

Note

The impact type is used in combination with the severity code to define the “effect” of the incident.

Tasks that use this form

Create/delete the base impact types

Navigating the form

To create a new record press CTRL+N or the new button. The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form:

Action Buttons

Control

Description

New

This is to create a new impact code record.

Delete

This is to delete a impact code record. (Is only allow to delete impact code record if the code is not yet used by an incident.)

Record status

Shows the current status of the record. The status can be changed with the record status function.

Codifications

This function allow for the create of specific codifications per impact code.

Fields

Field name

Field description

Object type

This field defines the object type link to the impact type. The value must be selected from the available list on the lookup. (Object types of vehicle, plants, air craft, organisations, etc)

Impact code

This field together with the object type will uniquely define an impact code. Impact code is a user definable field to describe the impact.

Impact description

Give a short description of the impact code.

Record status

Shows the current status of the record. The status can be changed with the record status function.