Defining the bushfire attack level terms

WA BAL Report are committed to preventing loss of property and life from bushfires. WA BAL Report conducts bushfire attack level assessments and bushfire attack level reports to determine your bushfire attack level rating. However, WA BAL Report understands you may be unclear on what all the bushfire attack level terms mean. Today, WA BAL Read more about Defining the bushfire attack level terms[…]

More about the Bushfire Attack Levels

WA BAL Report are experts at BAL Assessments and BAL Reports. The purpose of a BAL Assessment Report is to calculate the BAL Rating of a property. The BAL Rating is used to determine the construction measures that are required to be implemented to ensure that the property is as well protected from bushfire attack Read more about More about the Bushfire Attack Levels[…]

BAL Exclusions – Clause 2.2.3.2

One of the aspects taken into account by WA BAL Report in conducting a BAL Assessment Report is the vegetation at the site. Generally, vegetation is classified by type into one of seven categories. These are forest, woodland, shrubland, scrub, mallee/mulga, rainforest and grassland. Different types of vegetation have different properties that affect their reaction Read more about BAL Exclusions – Clause 2.2.3.2[…]

What is a Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) Report?

WA BAL Report today sheds some light on the Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) Assessment Report. A BAL Assessment Report is required for properties within moderate bushfire risk areas, known as Bushfire Prone Areas. Its purpose is to ensure that properties in Bushfire Prone Areas are adequately protected from and prepared for attack from bushfire. The Read more about What is a Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) Report?[…]

How we do bushfire attack level (BAL) Assessments

WA BAL Report are specialists at conducting bushfire attack level assessments and bushfire attack level reports. A BAL Assessment is a measure of a building’s potential exposure to ember attack, radiant heat and direct flame contact in the event of a bushfire. The purpose of the BAL Report is to provide a BAL Rating, which Read more about How we do bushfire attack level (BAL) Assessments[…]

Public Inquiry into the Waroona-Yarloop bushfires

An inquiry has been commenced into the bushfires that affected the Western Australia towns of Waroona, Yarloop and Harvey. The inquiry, headed up by former head of the Victorian Country Fire Authority Euan Ferguson, will begin an investigation into the fire, and the response by authorities handling the bushfire. The inquiry may involve the holding Read more about Public Inquiry into the Waroona-Yarloop bushfires[…]