Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Restricted Access Permit system

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about the Restricted Access Permit system and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which recommends that a…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Communications interference

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about communications interference and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which notes reports of unknown ‘outside’ interference…

DFES Identification Cards

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about the DFES Identification Cards and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Corrective Services: Can the Minister advise the current status of Department of Fire and Emergency Services identification…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Communications enhancement

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about communications enhancement and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which recommended that every effort should be…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Access to fire ground

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about access to fire ground and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which recommended that the Department…

Volunteer Fuel Card

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about the Nationals’ Volunteer Fuel Card scheme and received this response from the Minister for Regional Development Hon Terry Redman: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Regional Development: Can the Minister advise when the fuel card for emergency volunteers in…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Automatic Vehicle Location Technology

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about Automatic Vehicle Location Technology and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which recommended automatic vehicle location…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Radio Infrastructure

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about radio infrastructure and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which recommended that radio infrastructure in the…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Appointments to senior roles

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about appointments to senior roles and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which recommended that the Department of…

Fire Hydrants

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about Fire Hydrants and received this response from the Minister for Water Hon Mia Davies: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Water: Can the Minister advise the following in relation to fire hydrants: (a) what is the total number of fire…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Affected residents

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about affected residents and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review and the observation that some families were…

Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review – Naming conventions

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about naming conventions and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to the Parkerville Stoneville Mt Helena Bushfire Review which found inconsistent naming conventions added…

Peer Support Officers

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about Peer Support Officers and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: (1) How many peer support officers have been appointed within DFES: (a) with career fire-fighters; and…

ESL – Expenditure locations

The Opposition spokesperson for Emergency Services Margaret Quirk asked a question in Parliament today about ESL expenditure locations and received this response from the Minister for Emergency Services Hon Joe Francis: Ms M. Quirk to the Minister for Emergency Services: I refer to your response to Question on Notice No. 2750 asked on 13 August 2014…

Resilient Australia Awards

The Minister for Emergency Services, Hon Joe Francis, read the following Brief Ministerial Statement in the Western Australian Parliament yesterday: “On 8 October, I joined the federal Minister for Justice, Hon Michael Keenan, to present the Resilient Australia Awards to this year’s Western Australian recipients. These awards are sponsored by the commonwealth Attorney-General’s department in…