Inquiry into the health impacts of air pollution in Victoria

November 22nd, 2021

A recent inquiry by the Victorian Legislative Council into the health impacts of air pollution in Victoria included the following recommendation:

RECOMMENDATION 33: That the Victorian Government investigate the need for creating a fit for purpose air quality app which provides realtime air quality information in conjunction with upgrading the Air Quality monitoring network. The app should also be used to relay important health and safety announcements during poor air quality days. The app should include:

the ability for users to input personal health information

access to realtime air quality data

public health messaging that can be personalised based on the information a user has inputted

health alerts/warnings about bushfire or other significant air pollution events, such as industrial fires


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