With communities at risk from the ongoing bushfires emergency, safety concerns are paramount.
The Police Association of NSW is acutely aware that these are times which call upon police officers to perform difficult and complex duties, under extreme conditions and pressures, and has been offering regular advice and reminders on health and safety to members.
QUICKLINKS TO INFORMATION
The purpose of this page is to provide quicklinks to important information sources.
Rural Fire Service links
Transport for NSW - Live Traffic updates
https://www.livetraffic.com/desktop.html (also available as an App)
Bureau of Meteorology links
State government hub for links pointing to Community Support for bushfire affected communities
Includes external links to: Financial support for NSW volunteer firefighters; Recovery funding for bush fire affected communities in Southern NSW; Access to mental health support services; Available financial assistance programs; Filing an insurance claim; Access to social housing assistance and support; AND more.
Register Find Reunite
A reminder has been given for all persons residing within the areas affected by bushfires to register online with https://register.redcross.org.au.
Planning for domestic animals and wildlife in emergencies
Environmental health and the bushfires
A guide on how to put and take off disposable respirators
A Police News resource on Working in Heat
NSW State Emergency Service