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Lest We Forget

“They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old; Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn; At the going down of the sun and in the morning; We will remember them.” - ANZAC DAY ODE Acknowledgement: Photographer unknown > Read more

New Australian Standards effective as of 01/01/2015

The new Australian Standards have taken effect and are now in place as of January 1st, 2015. There are changes to a number of items that will concern a lot of people and premises. As simple as, and for instance, a new and updated log book will be required for several of your fire safety... > Read more

Christmas Tree Lights Can Cause Fires

Each year, fire departments respond to an average of 210 structure fires caused by Christmas trees. Carefully decorating Christmas trees can help make your holidays safer. Picking the tree If you have an artificial tree, be sure it is labelled, certified, or identified by the manufacturer as... > Read more

Summertime Brings Home Fire Risks

An article published in the RACQ's, The Road Ahead Magazine Dec/Jan issue, informs of fans and air conditioners being part responsible (14%) of the fires caused at home through faulty electrical appliances and fittings. Be mindful and have older appliances checked before use. It worth the effort... > Read more

National White Ribbon Day

Happy White Ribbon Day Australia. We at Olympic Fire Services fully support the stopping of violence against Women. We hope that one day, in the not to distant future, we will see this campaign not needed due to this violence being stopped. With support, education and an overwhelming... > Read more

G20 Brisbane

The G20 in Brisbane seems to have been a great success. With the world leaders gathering across scattered locations through the many dominant buildings in the CBD of Brisbane, and the C20 marching along side, the safety of all was maintained. There were 37 fires across the state of Queensland... > Read more

Lest We Forget

To all our Australian troops, past and present, we salute you. Thank you. > Read more

Cup Day 2014

Well it's the day that stops a Nation and makes the fillies look their very best. We know that the track at Melbourne is going to be packed to the rafters so we hope that the staff and ancillary crew have their fire training and their portable fire equipment all up to date. We hope even more... > Read more

Welcome to OFS Article Machine...

Well, we have the greatest of intentions but we haven't got you any articles today. Apologies but stay tuned. Cheers, the OFS crew > Read more