This guide applies to all grain harvesting and grain handling operations that occur "in the paddock", including operation of grain harvesters, operation of vehicles involved in transporting grain, grain dryers and grain augers.
September 2014 Pre-Season Update 2014-15 Fire Season Outlines the key safety messages for the upcoming season including Victoria's new emergency management arrangements, Firefighter Health and Wellbeing, Public Information and a case study on Evacuation of Halls Gap.
A shorter version of our Fire Ready Kit. This ‘go to guide’ informs you on information such as how to stay informed on fire risk days, why you should leave early, what information to gather ahead of fire season for you and your family, understand what to expect during a bushfire and guidance on how to stay informed of fires across your area.
WRSB are being installed extensively across Victoria by Vic Roads. Although CFA considers the benefits of WRSB are significant for the safety of road users resulting in reduced deaths on Victorian roads, Brigades raised their concerns with WRSB installation (via the CSAC committee) in relation to the reduced access for fire fighting. CFA has produced a position paper that has been endorsed by the Chief Officer.
October 2013 Tourism Business Fire Ready Kit Resource to helpr tourism businesses understand their local risks, prepare their business and their employees, identify triggers to act, understand how to inform customers and undertake planning.
January 2012 Know your Total Fire Ban district The Total Fire Ban and Fire Danger Ratings districts have been updated. This brochure includes a map of the districts with a list of municipalities in each district.