The Southern Midlands Council maintains an Emergency Management Plan for the municipal area in accordance with the Emergency Management Act 2006.
Council maintains a State Emergency Service Road Crash Rescue Unit which consists of three emergency vehicles based at Oatlands and Kempton. The unit has approximately twelve volunteers who are on call 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
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Click Here to download the Australian Red Cross Coping with a major personal crisis booklet