WORKSAFE ACT has issued a number of fines as well as Prohibition and Improvement Notices following safety concerns on a major Gungahlin residential construction project. A Prohibition Notice and two Improvement Notices were issued to […]
ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the fire on Condell Street at 3:39pm and responded with three pumpers, breathing apparatus support, a hazmat team and a commander.
The two occupants of the townhouse, a man and a woman both in their 40s, were treated at the scene for minor smoke inhalation.
Hazmat crews are now conducting atmosphere testing inside the townhouses on each side of the damaged building to ensure they are safe for occupancy.
The damage bill is estimated to be about $300,000.