AUSTRALIAN SENATE SMOKE ALARM INQUIRY

Video Testimony with Hansard Transcripts

Second Hearing - Canberra: 4 December 2015

Click on the links below to see video testimonials and Hansard transcripts of witnesses at the second hearing of the Australian Senate Smoke Alarm Inquiry held at Parliament House in Canberra on 4 December 2015:

Note:

The Australian government (Hansard) transcript for each video is at the bottom of this page

Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB)

The Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) is a Council of Australian Government (COAG) standards writing body that is responsible for the National Construction Code (NCC) which comprises the Building Code of Australia (BCA) and the Plumbing Code of Australia (PCA). The ABCB is a member of the Australian Standards Committee that writes the Australian smoke alarm standard.

Witnesses:

ASHE, Dr Brian Samuel William, Director, Australian Building Codes Board

LOVERIDGE, Mr Raymond William, Director, Australian Building Codes Board

McDONALD, Mr Matthew, Group Manager, Australian Building Codes Board

SAVERY, Mr Neil, General Manager, Australian Building Codes Board

AUSTRALIAN SENATE SMOKE ALARM INQUIRY

Hansard Transcript -  Starts at ABCB

Second Hearing - Parliament House Canberra, A.C.T.  |  4 December 2015

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Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

The Australian Government's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) tests smoke alarms to the specifications set out in the Australian smoke alarm standard (AS3786-1993). The CSIRO is a member of the Australian Standards Committee that writes the Australian smoke alarm standard (AS3786-1993).

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AUSTRALIAN SENATE SMOKE ALARM INQUIRY

Hansard Transcript -  Starts at CSIRO

Second Hearing - Parliament House Canberra, A.C.T.  |  4 December 2015

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Fire Protection Association Australia (FPAA)

Fire Protection Association Australia (FPAA) is the peak national not for profit association for the fire protection industry.

The FPAA is a member of the Australian Standards Committee that writes the Australian smoke alarm standard (AS3786-1993).

Fire & Safety Technologies Pty Ltd - Mr David Isaac

Mr Isaac is the owner of Fire & Safety Technologies and a member of the Australian Standards Committee that writes the Australian smoke alarm standard (AS3786-1993).

Metropolitan Fire and Emergency Services Board (MFB)

Australasian Fire & Emergency Service Authorities Council (AFAC)

The MFB is the metropolitan fire service which is located in Melbourne Australia.

AFAC is the peak representative body for all Australian and New Zealand Fire Brigades and is a member of the Australian Standards Committee that writes the Australian smoke alarm standard (AS3786-1993).
Commissioner Greg Mullins is the Commissioner of the New South Wales Fire & Rescue Service, one of the world's largest metropolitan fire brigades and the President of AFAC.

Note:

The above videos have been extracted from the public domain, i.e. from the Australian government's website:

www.aph.gov.au/News_and_Events/Watch_ParĀ­liament

In accordance with 'Conditions of Access' they are not being used for political party advertising, election campaigns, commercial sponsorship or commercial advertising.

 

Albert Einstein

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not

  because of the people who are evil, but

 because of the people who do

 nothing about it."

"All that is required for evil

to triumph is for good

men to do nothing."

Edmund Burke