What do the Fire Danger Ratings Mean?

It is likely that you have seen the fire danger ratings scale, but what do the different categories mean and how can they help you to stay safe? Understanding the fire danger rating categories, and what they mean to you, will help you make decisions about what to do if a bushfire starts. There are 6¬†Fire Danger Ratings (FDR), these are based on the forecasted weather conditions and give advice…

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What do the Bushfire Consultants levels mean?

We are lucky enough to live in Western Australia, but some areas are among the most fire prone in the world, and the threat of uncontrolled bushfires is increasing. As bushfire consultants it is our aim to reduce the risk of bushfires, and to improve the safety and resilience of communities in bushfire events. To become a bushfire consultant, we must meet criteria based on specific accreditation and competency requirements,…

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Apologies and New Address

Hi all Firstly sorry for the lack of posts, the year began in a flurry of bush fires here in the south west of Australia, then work got busy and trying to complete studies as well, it just got too much. Anyway, were back to start up again and with the fire season looming, I’m going to post on Facebook and Twitter (links above – don’t forget to like the…

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