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UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Marks on Fire Sprinklers (Release 19PN-14)

By Delbert Blakney | September 4, 2019

Special thanks to member Brian McBain, ULC for sharing this information with the OMFPOA membership.…

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22nd Annual Golf Classic “Swing into Fire Prevention Week Event.”

By Delbert Blakney | September 3, 2019

On Thursday October 3rd  2019 the Niagara Regional Fire Chiefs Association (NRFCA) is holding its…

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The University of Ottawa is Hiring a Fire Prevention Coordinator

By Delbert Blakney | September 1, 2019

Fire Prevention Coordinator Job ID: J0819-0683 Job Type: Regular Full Time Open Positions: 1 Posting…

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The City of Owen Sound is Hiring a Fire Prevention Inspector

By Delbert Blakney | September 1, 2019

JOB POSTING –FIRE PREVENTION INSPECTOR Job # 2019-25 Posting Date: August 26, 2019 Posting Closing…

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Letter from the Honourable Sylvia Jones, Solicitor General – Public Reports Regulation Repeal

By Delbert Blakney | August 26, 2019

Letter from the Honourable Sylvia Jones, Solicitor General – Public Reports Regulation Repeal Good afternoon.…

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Announcing: Office of the Fire Marshal – Inspection and Enforcement Fall Webinar Series

By Delbert Blakney | August 26, 2019

on behalf of ADFM Keith Wells: Please distribute this information to Fire Prevention Staff in…

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Fire Safety Enforcement Highlights for Inspection Orders

By Delbert Blakney | August 16, 2019

Dear Members, Click on this link to access Fire Safety Enforcement Highlights provided by Tawnya…

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After the Fire: Arson investigators battle cancer risks after years of duty

By Delbert Blakney | August 13, 2019

An interesting read that also demonstrates some formal research is underway. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6GYdr_QkSi0

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York Region Encouraging Fire Detection in Garages

By Delbert Blakney | August 8, 2019

  Following is a news article regarding recent garage fires in York Region.   https://www.yorkregion.com/news-story/9533290-smoke-heat-detectors-needed-in-garages-york-region-fire-safety-officers-say/…

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Halton Hills Fire Department is Hiring a Fire Prevention Inspector

By Delbert Blakney | August 2, 2019

Fire (Prevention) Inspector – Posting No. 201936 The Halton Hills Fire Department is accepting applications…

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Fire Prevention and Public Education Grant – Deadline Approaching

By Delbert Blakney | July 30, 2019

“Fire Prevention and Public Education Grant” Dear Members The OMFPOA (Ontario Municipal Fire Prevention Officers…

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The City of Pickering recognizes former CFPO Rex Heath

By Delbert Blakney | July 24, 2019

Following is a link to an article regarding former CFPO Rex Heath of Pickering Fire. …

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