ESA to run major fire simulation after staff felt underprepared for Canberra bushfire crisis

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
August 31 2020 - 2:00pm
ACT Emergency Services Minister Mick Gentleman Picture: Elesa Kurtz

The ACT's Emergency Services Agency will run training exercises in major incidents after staff said they felt unprepared to respond to Canberra's six-week fire crisis.

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Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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