Virtual Reality, Drones and Big Data Changing the Way Firefighters Approach the Job

A new virtual reality technology promises to change the way firefighters safely train and prepare for particularly dangerous situations in the line of duty. Dubbed the FLAIM trainer, the Australian innovation is just being released on the market after being…

Yea farmer building drones

Yea farmer Wayne Lording sits on his verandah, sips a cuppa and sends his drone to check the horses and cows. A qualified helicopter pilot, Mr Lording is also building Australia’s first agriculture-specific drone. ‘‘Farmers have got to look at…

Session speaker announcement: Mr Doug Caulfield, Principal Consultant, Emergency Management Network Solutions on consequence management

We are pleased to announce session speaker Mr Doug Caulfield, Principal Consultant, Emergency Management Network Solutions who will speak at the 5th Australian and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference 30-31 May 2016. Mr Doug Caulfield will speak in…