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TSSA – Lowering the Heat in the Kitchen

Poor maintenance of fuel-fired appliances, such as stoves, fryers and ovens in restaurants and bakeries, has led to an increasing number of grease fires and explosions resulting from delayed ignition. please visit TSSA – Lowering the Heat in the Kitchen

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Nick Webb, CFPO for Whitby Fire and Emergency Services

Webb NicholasWEBB, Nicholas – (Whitby Fire Services – 24 years of service, 40 years of service – The Royal Regiment of Canada & The Toronto Scottish Regiment) Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer, with his family by his side on April 10, 2018. Loving husband of Cherlyn. Beloved father of Madeleine and…

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Fire prevention officers team up to launch safety campaign

Fire prevention officers team up to launch safety campaign | NiagaraThisWeek.com The Niagara chapter of the Ontario Municipal Fire Prevention Officers Association is launching a region-wide campaign on fire safety, with messages through different Niagara media. Some of the Niagara members are: (L to R) Back: Scott Campbell, Town of Grimsby; Jim Somerville, City of…

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Canadian Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (CHFSC)

The Canadian Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (CHFSC) has just recently launched it’s new website https://homefiresprinklercanada.ca/. This site is an educational centre for anyone to visit for factual and unbiased information on residential fire sprinklers. The site covers everything from a ‘Quick Guide’ overview section through to sections for the fire service, homebuilders and other professionals (e.g. real…

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427A SPRINKLER AND FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLER TRADE (SFPI)

In an effort to clarify application of qualification requirements for the 427A Sprinkler and Fire Protection Installer Trade (SFPI), which became compulsory as of February 2, 2017, the Ontario College of Trades (College) in conjunction with the Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (OFMEM) and the 427A SFPI Trade Board have reviewed the…

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OMFPOA Eastern Ontario Chapter 2 Meeting – Wednesday September 6th – Tweed, ON

Ontario Municipal Fire Prevention Officers’ Association Eastern Ontario Chapter 2 Meeting Wednesday September 6th – Tweed, ON Greetings everyone, hope you’ve had an enjoyable summer! Our next quarterly OMFPOA Chapter Meeting will be held: Date: Wednesday September 6th, 2017 Time: 1000 to 1500 Location: 617 Louisa Street, Tweed, Ontario (it is beside the arena) Lunch:…

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