Welcome to the September 2012 edition of APF Magazine. In this issue you will find feature articles on Combating Heat Stress, Selecting Hoses and Nozzles and Building Bushfire Resilience. We also look at Evaluating and Implementing PPV, a Malaysian USAR Operation at a collapsed multi-storey building and Structural Fire Engineering. We hope you enjoy reading yet another bumper issue of APF Magazine. If you have any comments or questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.