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by AusRover
Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:01 am
Forum: DFES/DBCA
Topic: Minor Fires and Other Incidents 2015/16
Replies: 15
Views: 9223

Re: Major Structure Fires 2015/16

Structure Fire High Wycombe. Welshpool called very large plume of smoke mobilise SET. Arrival 66. 2nd alarm. Welshpool 1st and 2nd Midland Airport FRS Murdoch SET 1101: Fully involved shed require Gas and Western power and additional crews. House not involved. 1102: Crews on scene and en-route suffi...
by AusRover
Mon Feb 16, 2015 5:02 pm
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Significant bush fires 2014/15
Replies: 129
Views: 42332

Re: Significant bush fires 2014/15

3rd alarm bush/scrub Brunswick rd, Secret Harbour. Known as Secret Harbour Control. Secret Harbour Rockingham 1st Rockingham 2nd Rockingham 3rd LT Hope Valley Baldivis Rockingham Chief Do Beeliar Singleton Rockingham ICV Air support required, property possibly under threat. Air support can standby, ...
by AusRover
Mon Feb 16, 2015 4:28 pm
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Significant bush fires 2014/15
Replies: 129
Views: 42332

Re: Significant bush fires 2014/15

1627: Fire now contained. Time to control 1 hour. No properties currently under threat.

Resources on scene.
3 x Pumps and Lts. 2 x 2.4s, ICV and 2 helitacs.
by AusRover
Tue Feb 03, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Major structure fires (3rd alarm+) 2014/15
Replies: 42
Views: 18261

Re: Major structure fires (3rd alarm+) 2014/15

3rd alarm Structure fire. Morley Galleria. Walter Rd West Morley x Collier. Transformer exploded. Kiara Pump, Lt Malaga Pump, Lt, 2.4 Perth 3rd Belmont Pump, Lt Belmont ICV Perth CLP Osbourne Park SET DO x 2 MLO Chaplain Perth LRV Police and St Johns en route. 0951. Fire extinguished. Standing Down ...
by AusRover
Tue Jan 27, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Significant bush fires 2014/15
Replies: 129
Views: 42332

Re: Significant bush fires 2014/15

To Recap: Kersosene Ln and Baldivis rd now fires becoming one incident. 4th alarm Level 2. Command MSE3 36, 139.

Air support not available. Properties under attack.

Advise Freeway should be closed at Mortimer rd.
by AusRover
Tue Jan 27, 2015 4:39 pm
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Significant bush fires 2014/15
Replies: 129
Views: 42332

Re: Significant bush fires 2014/15

Baldivis x Millar Rd, Wellard. Baldivis Control. Now 3rd alarm. 10-15 acres alight. Requesting Singleton, which are on their way to Mandurah rd incident. Paftacs: Grass fire approaching Millar rd. Burning southerly at 10 kph. Command MSE3. Time to control 1 hour. Success FRS Kwinana VFRS Kwinana Sou...
by AusRover
Tue Jan 27, 2015 4:35 pm
Forum: DFES/DBCA
Topic: Other incidents/minor fires etc - 2014/2015
Replies: 61
Views: 23842

Re: Other incidents/minor fires etc - 2014/2015

And for the second time in two days Metro VFRS has "come across a traffic accident." 3 cars involved, requesting WAPOL and ambulance.
by AusRover
Tue Jan 27, 2015 4:25 pm
Forum: DFES/DBCA
Topic: Other incidents/minor fires etc - 2014/2015
Replies: 61
Views: 23842

Re: Other incidents/minor fires etc - 2014/2015

Kwinana, 66, 2nd alarm. Baldivis x Millar Rd. Bildivis rd Control. 10-15 acres alight. Requesting Singleton, which are on their way to Mandurah rd incident. Paftacs: Grass fire approaching Millar rd. Burning southerly at 10 kph. Command MSE3. Time to control 1 hour. Success FRS Kwinana VFRS Kwinana ...
by AusRover
Tue Jan 27, 2015 4:16 pm
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Significant bush fires 2014/15
Replies: 129
Views: 42332

Re: Significant bush fires 2014/15

Rockingham 1st 88. Old Mandurah Rd/Kerosene Ln incident. 2 acres thick scrub alight. Moving at 1 kph. Require two Lts, 2.4 and air support. Command MSC1. Southerly winds. Objective: Extinguish by 2000 by direct attack to slow ROS. Rockingham 1st Rockingham 2nd Rockingham Deputy Singleton Hope Valley...
by AusRover
Sat Jan 03, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Significant bush fires 2014/15
Replies: 129
Views: 42332

Re: Significant bush fires 2014/15

3rd Alarm Ennis ave Port Kennedy. Known as Port Kennedy Control. 1734: Rockingham Pump, Lt: 88, 3rd alarm Singleton Hope Valley Secret Harbour Kwinana South Baldivis Do Hills Do Command Control Level 2 Rockingham Deputy Rockingham ICV Jandakot 12.2 Paftacs 4 acres alight, mod scrub, ROS 13 kph, wind...
by AusRover
Tue Nov 25, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: DFES/DBCA
Topic: WA firefighters' emergency speed cap
Replies: 10
Views: 6340

Re: WA firefighters' emergency speed cap

I agree with the above wholeheartedly, the more people look at it realistically the better off we are. Lights and sirens are for warning other road users of an oncoming emergency appliance, not a licence to drive fast. In my experience the ability to travel without stopping for lights or heavy traff...
by AusRover
Thu Jun 12, 2014 11:29 am
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Major structure fires (3rd alarm+) 2013/14
Replies: 34
Views: 16760

Re: Major structure fires (3rd alarm+) 2013/14

3rd alarm structure Craigie. Initial sitrep. Going well, house half involved. Duncraig Wangara Joondalup Osborne Park SET DO Stirling DO West Coastal FIO ICV stood down Joondalup 2.4 Normal Rd for BA relief. Sitrep at 1128: House fully involved, working with two hose reels, 4 crew in Ba, no primary ...
by AusRover
Sat Apr 12, 2014 2:50 am
Forum: DFES/DBCA
Topic: General fire discussions
Replies: 1605
Views: 184067

Re: Major structure fires (3rd alarm+) 2013/14

Aunties :) Maybe its just me!:) But this whole "2nd alarm with extra resources" thing they seem so fond of these days somehow makes the whole alarm system, which is supposes to be simple, complicated! Maybe there is a lot more paperwork with third alarms. I know the cops try to keep things simple be...
by AusRover
Tue Mar 25, 2014 11:18 am
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Major structure fires (3rd alarm+) 2013/14
Replies: 34
Views: 16760

Re: Major structure fires (3rd alarm+) 2013/14

88 3rd alarm Pridmore Glenn Clarkson x Cody

Butler
Joondalup
Wangara
Osborne Park SET
DO Perth (stood down)
DO West Coastal

Brick and tile house fully engulfed. Primary search in progress.
FIO requested.
Request Chaplain

Three lines of hose deployed.
by AusRover
Sun Mar 23, 2014 4:53 pm
Forum: Major fires and incidents
Topic: Significant bush fires 2013/14
Replies: 111
Views: 37522

Re: Significant bush fires 2013/14

2nd alarm Lord st Eden Hill x Mary Crescent now 3rd alarm.

Kiara - IC
Malaga Pump, Lt, 2.4
Ellenbrook 3.4

Ellenbrook
DO Perth
Belmont ICV now not required.

Original estimated time to control 2 hours.
Fire has now progressed into thicker scrub request Helitacs.