Police Cracking Down this Fire Danger Season
As the hot, dry summer season sets in, Authorities are warning people to be fire safe to prevent a disaster.
Tips such as avoiding using machinery and equipment on total fire ban days is being encouraged by local fire services and police.
Sergeant Simon Grant is a Rural Crime Specialist, and joined Anita on today's Country Viewpoint to talk about fire safety from a police perspective, as well as share his upcoming research project in Nepal.
In an emergency, contact police on 000 or to report anonymously - call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.