On Site Emergency Response Services

With over 30 years of combined experience in providing on site emergency services to the resource, oil and gas and infrastructure sector. FSA provides clients with a holistic and integrated approach to managing the provision of onsite emergency services.

FSA has ISO9001-2015 Quality Accreditation for the supply and management of Emergency Services. FSA has over 65 employees across Australia employed in this role and capable of performing these roles. FSA works with our clients to ensure an adherence to Zero Harm policies and our goal of making the work place a safer environment for all. FSA operates a fleet of company owned emergency response vehicles which can be deployed quickly to client sites. Our on site emergency services, supported by formalised Standard Operating Policies and Procedures (SOPP’s) and senior operational management, provide a seamless interface with the client’s workplace and cover the following services:

FSA On Site Emergency Team Extinguishing Fire
  • Clinic design & fit-out
  • Procurement of drugs, disposables and emergency response equipment
  • Development of client specific SOPP’s
  • Provision of Paramedics, Nurses and GP’s (interim and long term)
  • Provision of Emergency Response Officers
  • Poisons Permits
  • On Site, accredited training
  • Incident management
  • 24/7 on call assistance
  • Fit for work and injury management


In 2016, our organisation provided in excess of 10,500 paramedic and emergency services shifts to organisations such as:

  • Bechtel Australia
  • Cristal Mining
  • Byrnecut Mining
  • Chevron
  • BHP
  • Shell Australia
  • Energy Australia – Yallourn Power Station
  • NT Power & Water
  • JKC Australia
  • Viva Energy
  • Santos

Our Emergency Response Operations Manual (which we customise for each project) includes:

  • Emergency Prevention (Pre-Incident Planning, Risk Assessments and Site Knowledge)
  • Emergency Preparation (Internal and External Training for ESO’s, Training of site personnel, conducting toolbox talks, liaising with internal and external stakeholders, Inspecting Emergency and Safety Equipment and conducting regular inspections of the effectiveness of our procedures)
  • Emergency Response (Fire/Rescue Response) – (Standard Operating Procedures for key emergencies that may be encountered on site)
  • Emergency Recovery (De-briefings, Revising Plans and Policies, Critical Incident Stress Management)

FSA’s Emergency Services Officers are capable of performing the following tasks:

  • Vertical Rescue Response
  • Confined Space Rescue Response
  • Medical Support / Response with a minimum of Occupational First Aid
    (Many have Cert IV or Diploma in Emergency Medical Technician or
    Paramedical Qualifications)
  • First Response Fire fighting
  • HAZMAT Response
  • Road Accident Rescue Response
  • Emergency Response
  • Technical Rescue Response
  • Bushfire Prevention / Fire fighting
  • Pump Operation & Emergency Vehicle Driving
  • Training of your personnel in our RTO scope of registration
  • Completing risk assessments and permits to work
  • Scheduling, planning and running ERT Training drills and training
    sessions (NOTE: We are an RTO with national registration. Over time,
    we can put your personnel through qualifications related to ESO
    requirements and other courses such as Fire Extinguisher, Fire Warden, Work at Heights, Confined Space and many other courses on our scope of registration)
  • Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • Conducting safety walks
  • Writing emergency response procedures Act as your Fire Safety Advisor
    and/or WHSO and/or sit on the safety committee as a subject matter
  • Undertake risk assessments, rescue plans (confined space rescue plans,
    height safety rescue plans etc)
  • Complete toolbox talks for production personnel
  • Audit and service: Emergency Response Equipment, First Aid
    Equipment, Fire Equipment etc
  • Assist operation in a control/radio room
  • Conduct emergency planning
  • Conduct site inspection as a ‘safety observer’ and monitor compliance
  • Completion of First Aid and ERT shift reports
  • Act as the Occupational First Aider and/or Medic
  • Assist your site with Safety, Fire and Emergency Management
    compliance on a day to day level
  • Testing and Tagging and performing inspections of Fire, Safety, Rescue
    and similar equipment

We are an RTO with national registration. We can over time put your personnel through qualifications related to Mining Oil and Gas Emergency Response. Our team can whilst on roster value add with Nationally recognised training.

‘FSA Medical and Emergency Services Personnel are all highly experienced in providing emergency services at Mining, Infrastructure and Oil & Gas facilities across Australia’

Send Enquiry

By clicking submit you agree to receive marketing communication from Fire & Safety Australia. You can unsubscribe or amend your preferences at any time. We dislike spam as much as you do! View our Privacy Statement for further information.