Case Studies

Lessons from the Quakers Hill Nursing Home fire
For owners and operators of aged care facilities and other high dependency accommodation
The Quakers Hill nursing home fire was the most complex and intensive fire rescue operations undertaken by FRNSW in many years. The actions of firefighters, ably assisted by nursing staff, police and ambulance, was instrumental in minimising deaths and injuries but tragically 21 people lost their lives either during or following the fire... Read more