[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/LP160100661]
Researchers Dr Janet Stanley; A/Prof Alan March; Prof James Ogloff
Brief description This project aims to develop a comprehensive approach to prevent arson. Bushfires are a serious issue in Australia, made worse by climate change; since most of these fires are started by people, it is important to prevent arson. Building on previous work, this project intends to improve community responses, and build a model to predict risk and improve data sharing. The intended outcome is an all-risks approach to arson prevention and community engagement. This research should reduce the incidence of arson in Australia, and also be useful overseas.
Funding Amount $115,000
Funding Scheme Linkage Projects