Fire departments and residents use portable fire pumps and hose systems for bushfire protection. Suction lines on portable petrol fire pumps draw water from pools, tanks, and lakes. On-site structures and surrounding vegetation can provide water spray by a fire hose connected to a fire pump.
As a result of technological advances, modern people’s lives have changed dramatically. We cannot avoid the effects of nature, but we can minimise them to a certain extent by using the products that are a gift of modern technology.