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Support for ADF Fire Fighters

By July 26, 2021 No Comments

As a part of the 2021–22 Budget, the Government allocated $6 million in support of Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel who participated in fire training at Royal Australian Air Force Base Point Cook Fire Training School between 1 January 1957 and 31 December 1986.

These personnel were potentially exposed to a range of toxic chemicals at a time when personal protective equipment standards were lower than today.

Read the full story on the DVA website.