Announcements
- Obituary and Service Information for Retired Chief Sam Rippey, Newmarket Fire Department - See more at: http://www.oafc.on.ca/homepage#sthash.SblsUNbf.dpuf
- Obituary and Service Information for Retired Chief Sam Rippey, Newmarket Fire Department - See more at: http://www.oafc.on.ca/homepage#sthash.SblsUNbf.dpuf
 
Peacefully surrounded by the love of his family, at Lee Manor Nursing Home in Owen Sound, on Friday evening, April 13th, 2018. Gordon Stewart Woods, of Owen Sound, at the age of 81 years.  Dearly loved husband of Ruth Connolly Woods...read more.
 
Ajax, ONT – After a series of fatal fires in Ontario, chief fire officers and public educators across the province are pleading with their communities to put an end to further tragedies by following simple – and life-saving – fire prevention strategies at home...read more.
 
Cobourg, Ont. – More than 20 per cent of the calls fire departments across Northumberland County received in 2015 and 2016 regarding Highway 401 emergencies resulted in no emergency situation being found, often because inaccurate information was given to 9-1-1 operators....read more
 
 
 
 
We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Robert Broadbent Fire Chief of the St. Thomas Fire Department...read more
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
September 19, 2016 The City of Guelph appoints new Fire Chief
John Osborne has been appointed Fire Chief for the City of Guelph.  Chief Osborne’s appointment came into effect on September 7th, 2016.  As Chief, he manages overall operations of the Guelph Fire Department with a total compliment  of 172 professional staff in 6 Fire Stations.
 
 
 
July 17, 2016 STATEMENT FROM THE ONTARIO ASSOCIATION OF FIRE CHIEFS - Ajax, Ontario - On behalf of Ontario’s fire chiefs, our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with the family, friends, and fellow firefighters of Loyalist Township Emergency Services firefighter Patrick Pidgeon. Mr. Pidgeon perished fighting a fire in Amherstview yesterday read more...
 
 
CALGARY, July 4, 2016 /CNW/ - Emergency Response Assistance Canada (ERAC), in conjunction with the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) today launched a comprehensive training program aimed to ensure that Canada's first responders are prepared for incidents involving liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)....read more
 

May 13, 2016 - Obituary and Service Information for Frank Moran

February 16, 2016 - Passing of retired Fire Chief Max Hussey, Waterloo Fire Rescue, Visitation and Service Information

February 12, 2016 - Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Announce Trainer Graduates on Leading Edge Mental Health Program
Mississauga - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) in partnership with the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) is pleased to announce that forty first responders graduated today from the inaugural, fire service based, Road to Mental Readiness (R2MR) train-the-trainer program hosted by Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services...read more
 

January 29, 2016 - The Town of Greater Napanee Announces New Deputy Chief
The Town of Greater Napanee is pleased to announce that after an extensive search process, Assistant Chief John Koenig has accepted the position as the Town's next Deputy Fire Chief of Emergency Services...read more

The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) is please to announce a partnership with the Public Services Health and Safety Association (PSHSA) to support the development of a regional training centre network and the updating of hazard curriculum to NFPA standards...read more
The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) is pleased to announce a partnership with the Public Services Health and Safety Association (PSHSA) to support the development of a regional training centre network and the updating of high hazard curriculum to NFPA standards. - See more at: http://www.oafc.on.ca/pshsa-and-oafc-partner-provide-improved-training-access-centralized-services-and-revised-high-hazard#sthash.qqR733ot.dpuf