Extreme fire risk will overlap with weather patterns to create fire tornadoes more often under climate change.
The ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) is the ACT Government organisation charged with providing emergency management services to the Canberra community.
The ESA comprises the ACT Ambulance Service, ACT Fire & Rescue, the ACT Rural Fire Service, the ACT State Emergency Service and the ESA Support Services.
Together we are one team of many players with a single vision of being “the trusted agency for emergency management in the ACT.
Our workforce profile includes over 1500 fulltime and volunteer personnel.