Endnotes

  1. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DHS.0004.003.0001), p. 1–8
  2. Written submission of Victorian Government, 22 May 2014, para. 6.8; Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 9
  3. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 1, 3 & 9
  4. Emergency Management Act 1986 (Vic), s. 4(1) (as in force prior to 1 July 2014); Fire Services Commissioner Act 2010 (Vic), s. 3
  5. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DHS.0004.003.0204), p. 3
  6. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DOJ.0001.001.0172), p. 3–1
  7. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 56 attachment, Part 7: Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DSDBI.0006.004.0001), pp. 7–1 & 7–4
  8. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 56 attachment, Part 7: Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DSDBI.0006.004.0001), p. 7–27
  9. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 56 attachment, Part 7: Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DSDBI.0006.004.0001), p. 7–30
  10. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 56 attachment, Part 7: Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DSDBI.0006.004.0001), p. 7–54
  11. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, para. 56 attachment, Part 7: Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DSDBI.0006.004.0001), p. 7–3
  12. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DOJ.0001.001.0172), p. 3–8
  13. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, pp. 1 & 5
  14. Adapted from Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 11, p. 2
  15. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, p. 2
  16. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, pp. 1 & 5
  17. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, pp. 2 & 5
  18. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DOJ.0001.001.0172), p. 3–12
  19. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, p. 4
  20. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DOJ.0001.001.0172), p. 3–12
  21. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DOJ.0001.001.0172), p. 3–12
  22. Victorian Government Documents, 23 April 2013, Standard Operating Procedures Subject – Control of Major Fires SOP 05/2011 (DOJ.0001.001.0516)
  23. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 37
  24. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, pp. 5 & 18
  25. Exhibit 56 – Statement of Alan Hall, attachment 3, Emergency Management Manual Victoria (DOJ.0001.001.0172), pp. 3–5 & 3–25
  26. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, p. 20
  27. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 6, pp. 5, 20
  28. See for example, Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 105 attachment, Incident Shift Plan Day (10/2/14) (FSC.0006.001.0001) (FSC.0006.007.0103)
  29. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 2, p. 1
  30. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 3, p. 1
  31. Australian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council Limited 2013, The Australasian Inter-service Incident Management System, AFAC, East Melbourne
  32. Australian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council Limited 2013, The Australasian Inter-service Incident Management System, AFAC, East Melbourne
  33. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 3
  34. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 3, p. 10
  35. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 3, p. 8
  36. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 3, p. 8
  37. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 3, p. 8
  38. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 3, p. 3
  39. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, para. 9
  40. Adapted from Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, para. 12; Phoenix Rapidfire presentation
  41. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, para. 12; Phoenix Rapidfire presentation
  42. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, para. 18
  43. Exhibit 6 – Statement of Jaymie Norris, para. 16
  44. Norris T138:2 – T185:15
  45. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 11
  46. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 91
  47. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 21
  48. Central Gippsland Essential Industries Group 2011, Welcome, CGEIG, viewed 28 July 2014, http://www.cgeig.com
  49. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 21
  50. Jeremiah T475:26-28
  51. Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic), s. 21
  52. Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic), s. 23
  53. Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 (Vic), r. 5.3.9
  54. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 11; Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 27
  55. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 17
  56. Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 (Vic), rr. 5.3.34(1)-(2)
  57. Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 (Vic), r. 5.3.34(3)(a)
  58. Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 (Vic), r. 5.3.34(3)(b)
  59. Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007 (Vic), rr. 5.3.34(4)-(5)
  60. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, s. 5.1
  61. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, paras 25 & 26
  62. Exhibit 59 – Statement of Kylie White, annexure KAW–3, p. 63
  63. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 33(a)
  64. Prezioso T372:12-25
  65. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, ss. 3.1-3.2 & 7.1.2
  66. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, s. 3.4
  67. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, p. 14
  68. Exhibit 90 – Statement of Richard Polmear, para. 27
  69. Polmear T2056:3-9
  70. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, paras 65 & 66
  71. Prezioso T372:19-29
  72. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, paras 90 & 91; Harkins T339:15 – T340:2; Prezioso T371:26 – T371:30;
    Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, paras 112-115
  73. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 112
  74. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 90; Prezioso T371:10-12; Faithful T386:28 – T387:10
  75. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, p. 27
  76. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, pp. 27 & 28
  77. Polmear T2064:2-6
  78. Incoll T2191:13-18
  79. Incoll T2190:6 – T2191:10
  80. Prezioso T372:10-11
  81. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 2, p. 12
  82. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 2, p. 21
  83. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 4, p. 14
  84. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, annexure 5, p. 2
  85. Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, para. 57; Exhibit 93 – Statement of Romeo Prezioso, annexure 2
  86. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, p. 36
  87. Exhibit 12 – Mine Fire Instructions, p. 12
  88. Exhibit 12 – Mine Fire Instructions, p. 12
  89. Exhibit 12 – Mine Fire Instructions, p. 14
  90. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, pp. 10-14
  91. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 33
  92. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, pp. 12-14
  93. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 11
  94. Harkins T753:11-13; Exhibit 58 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 4
  95. Harkins T753:11-13; Exhibit 58 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 4
  96. Harkins T753:13-18
  97. Exhibit 25 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 22
  98. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, p. 14
  99. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, p. 38
  100. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 29
  101. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, p. 36
  102. GDF Suez Documents, 5 May 2014, Fire Person Duties Training Manual (issued 23 August 2012)
  103. GDF Suez Documents, 5 May 2014, Mine Fireman Assessment (issued 24 February 2012)
  104. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 187
  105. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 35
  106. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 35
  107. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 14
  108. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 180-187
  109. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, annexure WB–3, p. 38
  110. GDF Suez Documents, 5 May 2014, Check List For Season Specific Fire Preparedness and Mitigation Planning (24 November 2008)
  111. GDF Suez Documents, 5 May 2014, Hazelwood Mine Guidelines for Season and Period Specific Fire Preparedness and Mitigation Planning
    (issued 13 September 2007), p. 7
  112. GDF Suez Documents, 5 May 2014, Check List for Fire Fighting Equipment Annual Inspection (issued 18 January 2013)
  113. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 34
  114. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 19
  115. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 3
  116. Exhibit 4 – Statement of William Brown, paras 21, 22 & 27; Brown T157:27 – T159:8
  117. GDF Suez Documents, 5 May 2014, Hazelwood Mine Guidelines for Season and Period Specific Fire Preparedness and Mitigation Planning
    (issued 13 September 2007), p. 7
  118. GDF Suez Documents, 5 May 2014, Hazelwood Mine Guidelines for Season and Period Specific Fire Preparedness and Mitigation Planning
    (issued 13 September 2007), pp. 11-12
  119. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 32
  120. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, p. 16
  121. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, p. 27
  122. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, pp. 7-8
  123. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, p. 9
  124. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, pp. 19-26
  125. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 20
  126. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, pp. 19-26
  127. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 4
  128. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 29-32
  129. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 23 & 24
  130. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 26
  131. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 26
  132. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 21, 26, 28, 34, 35 & 41
  133. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 15
  134. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 39; Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, attachment 5, p. 7
  135. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 16
  136. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 5
  137. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras 23-28
  138. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras 19-23
  139. Lapsley T712:14 – T713:6
  140. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras 89-91
  141. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 36
  142. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 35
  143. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 67 & 68
  144. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras 45 & 46
  145. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras. 47 & 49; Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 69 & 71-73
  146. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras 51 & 52
  147. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 106; Jeremiah T474:24-31
  148. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 7
  149. Jeremiah T475:14-22
  150. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 29
  151. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 30
  152. Lapsley T41:6-13
  153. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 53
  154. Jeremiah T472:26 – T473:16
  155. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 84; Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, paras 55 & 57
  156. Victorian Government Documents 23 April 2014, SCC Activation Level: Tier 3 (Red), 9/2/2014 (DOJ.0001.0001.0227)
  157. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 75
  158. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 59
  159. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 85
  160. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 39
  161. Lapsley T36:17-21
  162. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, paras 85 & 86; Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 65
  163. Exhibit 1 – Statement of Craig Lapsley, para. 45
  164. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 66
  165. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 68
  166. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 68
  167. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 72
  168. Exhibit 72 – Statement of Lance King, paras 46 & 47
  169. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para. 73
  170. Exhibit 84 – Statement of Steven Warrington, paras 5, 9-11 & 13
  171. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 5
  172. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, annexure 4
  173. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 28; annexure 4; annexure 5
  174. Shanahan T263:4 – T264:26
  175. Exhibit 11 – Emergency Response Plan, p. 12
  176. Prezioso T358:7-8
  177. Faithful T385:12-13
  178. Prezioso T358:9
  179. Prezioso T358:10-11
  180. Harkins T319:19 – T321:1
  181. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 17; Shanahan T215:8-12; Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, paras 30 & 31
  182. Shanahan T216:13-17
  183. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 30
  184. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 7
  185. Roach T635:18-20
  186. Roach T635:28 – T636:24
  187. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 7
  188. Roach T637:14-28
  189. Harkins T322:29 – T324:2; T340:27 – T341:4; T349:23 – T350:27
  190. Harkins T324:2-5
  191. Roach T639:31 – T642:9
  192. Roach T635:15 – T636:24; T637:10-13
  193. Exhibit 15 – Statement of Lawrence Jeremiah, para 106
  194. Harkins T350:17 – T351:5; T352:3-17
  195. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, para. 31
  196. Exhibit 13 – Statement of Robert Dugan, para. 37
  197. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, annexure 4; annexure 6
  198. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 31
  199. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan para. 16
  200. Exhibit 58 – Third statement of Steven Harkins, para. 4
  201. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 17
  202. Exhibit 25 – Police statement of Alan Roach, p. 3
  203. Exhibit 25 – Log of events produced by Mr Roach, p. 1
  204. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 18
  205. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 19; Exhibit – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 41
  206. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 19
  207. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 20
  208. Exhibit 8 – Statement of James Mauger, para. 21
  209. Exhibit 10 – Statement of Steven Harkins, annexure 9
  210. Exhibit 73 – ESTA logs from 7 February to 24 February 2014 provided by VGSO
  211. Roach T649:11-13; Prezioso T368:3-9; Harkins T328:2-4, T332:23-25
  212. Prezioso T358:31 – T359:8; T361:4-8; Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, paras 43 & 45
  213. Exhibit 25 – Log of events produced by Mr Roach, p. 1
  214. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, paras 46 & 47
  215. Exhibit 7 – Statement of David Shanahan, para. 49
  216. Written submission of GDF Suez, 18 June 2014, para. 64
  217. Graham T2236:29 – T2238:11
  218. Second written submission of the Victorian Government, 18 June 2014, paras 4.10 & 4.11
  219. Second written submission of the Victorian Government, 18 June 2014, paras 4.14 & 4.16
  220. Second written submission of the Victorian Government, 18 June 2014, paras 3.4 & 3.8