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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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Mosport Velo Grand Prix Cycle Relay – September 20-21

By Delbert Blakney | July 18, 2019

JOIN CURT HARNETT FOR A TRULY UNIQUE CYCLING EXPERIENCE FOR FIRST RESPONDERS September 20-21, 2019…

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UL/ULC Public Notice – Counterfiet Fire Extinguishers

By Delbert Blakney | July 18, 2019

The following alert has been provided by our Associate Member Brian McBain from ULC. These…

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Changes to the Special Effect Pyrotechnics in the Explosives Regulations, 2013

By Delbert Blakney | May 21, 2019

Rachel Robbins, Senior Inspector, Pyrotechnics/Fireworks, Explosives Safety and Security BranchNatural Resources Canada / Government of…

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OFMEM Webinars now available at night!

By Delbert Blakney | May 13, 2019

This email has been sent on behalf of A/ADFM Art Booth: The Office of the…

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Is your school board asking to put locks on classroom doors?

By Delbert Blakney | May 5, 2019

Kingston, Frontenac Lennox and Addington Mutual Aid Fire Prevention Committee (KFLA Fire Rescue) was approached…

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Province Wide Fire Safety Day at the Beer Store

By Delbert Blakney | April 27, 2019

Public Education Matters Enhancing Fire Safety Education and Prevention in Your Community                                     Issue…

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