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OFLSE’s ‘Enough is enough. No more barn fires!’ campaign

By Delbert Blakney | January 16, 2019

‘Each year, barn fires rack up millions of dollars in loss and take the lives…

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ULC Update – Window Sprinkler Systems

By Delbert Blakney | January 16, 2019

ULC 2018-05 Bulletin announced that it would be withdrawing ULC/ORD-C263 which OBC 3.1.8.18. allows sprinkler…

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Barrie Fire is pleased to launch their Holiday Safety Video

By Delbert Blakney | December 21, 2018

While fire can happen anywhere at any time, it most often strikes when people are…

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Bill 57 Results in Changes to the FPPA regarding “Two Hatters” and “Arbitration”

By Delbert Blakney | December 14, 2018

For additional information click here and review schedule 18.

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2019 Symposium – Request for Speakers and Topics

By Delbert Blakney | November 8, 2018

Following is some preliminary information regarding the 2019 Symposium.   We are requesting suggestions for topics…

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Changes to Ontario Law – Certification Requirements

By Delbert Blakney | October 20, 2018

Ontario has repealed the Fire Fighter Certification regulation effective October 5, 2018.   https://toronto.citynews.ca/video/2018/10/09/pc-government-axes-certification-program-for-fire-inspectors/

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Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week

By Delbert Blakney | October 20, 2018

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week is just around the corner! The Hawkins Gignac Act, 2013 proclaims…

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Barrie and Cornwall Fire Departments team up to produce a Fire Prevention Video.

By Delbert Blakney | October 9, 2018

It wouldn’t be fire prevention week without a musical video. Barrie Fire & Emergency Services…

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Mark, the OMFPOA appreciates your feedback and suggestions!

By Delbert Blakney | September 17, 2018

  The OMFPOA would like to thank Mark, a student in upstate New York who…

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ESA announces Home Electrical Safety Day on October 1st, 2018

By Delbert Blakney | September 11, 2018

Dear Safety Partner, As we know all, electricity is a necessity for everyday living, powering…

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Changes to the Ontario Fire Code. Ontario Regulation 108/18 Effective July 1st, 2018

By Delbert Blakney | August 15, 2018

Ontario regulation 108/18 made under the Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997 Made: February 22,…

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The Town of Ajax is Hiring a Fire Prevention Inspector

By Delbert Blakney | August 3, 2018

FIRE PREVENTION INSPECTOR The Town of Ajax, situated on the northern shore of Lake Ontario,…

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