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30
Aug

What’s the Future for Fire Protection in Australia?

The Grenfell fire disaster in London serves as a stark reminder about why properly installed and maintained working fire protection systems are so critical. While the cause of the Grenfell fire is not yet known, the extraordinary speed at which the fire spread is widely believed to have been aided by the building’s recently added

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02
Jun

New Fire and Emergency Levy Scrapped After Incorrect Modelling, NSW Government Admits

The NSW Government has backed down on a new fire and emergency services levy, admitting its modelling was wrong and the extra cost on fully insured small and medium businesses was unfair. The new levy was set to come into effect on July 1 to replace the Emergency Services Levy on insurance policies. It would

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24
Sep

QLD Fire & Emergency Services Commissioner wants photoelectric smoke alarms in all homes

The Courier Mail QUEENSLAND’S Fire and Emergency Services boss is pushing for the State Government to make it mandatory to install photoelectric smoke alarms in homes to cut the growing number of deaths in house fires. Commissioner Katarina Carroll revealed the QFES had made a submission to the Palaszczuk Government, declaring the reform would “save

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02
Sep

Busy bushfire season predicted for Australia’s most populous regions

Published September 1 2015, The Sydney Morning Herald. The most populous regions of Australia can expect another year of above-average fire risk as the long-term decline in cool season rainfall combines with the strengthening El Nino in the Pacific. A swath of land stretching from south-eastern South Australia to the north of Rockhampton in Queensland, and

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07
Apr

Fire Rescue Safety Australia confirms sponsorship

The Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) is pleased to announce Fire Rescue Safety Australia Pty Ltd has become a sponsor of the one-day event, being held at Jupiters Gold Coast 6 May 2015. Fire Rescue Safety Australia Pty Ltd (FRSA) is an industry specialist offering a unique capability.  They offer a complete managed solution encompassing equipment supply and programmed

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