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Community Safety

The State Emergency Service (SES) is the lead response agency for floods, storms and tsunami across NSW. Under the SES Act of 1989, the SES has a responsibility to ensure that communities throughout the state are adequately prepared to reduce the impact of these events.

Assisting communities prepare for these events can reduce the damage, loss and costs associated with floods, storms and tsunami. The protection of life is the priority for the SES in these events.

These pages below can assist you in becoming better prepared for floods, storms and tsunami as well as give you information on what to do just before, during and after these events. Click on the links, to find out more about NSW SES Community Safety Programs.

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         StormSafe                       FloodSafe                      TsunamiSafe        

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State of the art storm trucks to boost NSW SES

11:44AM AEST / 6 July 2015

NSW SES volunteers have received new state-of-the-art trucks specifically designed to respond to storm emergencies and improve safety....

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9:20AM AEST / 6 July 2015

NAIDOC Week is a time to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Rotary Recognises Local Heroes

4:49PM AEST / 25 June 2015

NSW Parliament House, Minister for Emergency Services, The Hon. David Elliott MP announced the twenty four (24) finalists for the Rotary's 2015 Rotary NSW Emergency Services Community Awards....

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