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Residential The MFB aims to reduce the incidence and impact of fire and other emergencies on the community. This is achieved through the delivery of educational strategies that assist the community to become more self-reliant.


Business All businesses need to be prepared in case of an emergency - regardless of size. An emergency management plan that identifies risks and determines how to effectively respond to these is paramount. With proper planning, risks can be reduced or even eliminated.


Educational Through a variety of community education campaigns and programs, MFB firefighters work closely with Melbourne’s diverse communities, across all age groups, to promote community safety and coordinate emergency prevention activities.

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Niddrie house fire brought under control quickly

Firefighters have stopped the spread of a fire which took hold of a house in Niddrie just after 5pm.

Crews stop the spread of Footscray chemist fire

Almost 30 firefighters were called to a Chemist on Droop Street in Footscray after it caught alight at around 1:30am on Monday morning.

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