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2 firefighters sent to hospital after downtown fire spreads to homes CBC News Two Hamilton firefighters were sent to hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation Tuesday afternoon after a fire damaged three homes and a detached garage. Emergency... Read more >
Local Fire Chiefs Urge Residents and Landlords to Have Working Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms Whitby.ca Durham Fire Chiefs are sounding the alarm on fires and fire-related deaths with a strong, unified message about the importance of smoke and... Read more >
PCs axe fire certification program aimed at raising safety standards CTV News After 100 days in office, the Ford government continues to dismantle many of the previous Liberal government’s initiatives: cap and trade, the sex-ed curriculum and... Read more >
Rea and Walter Act passes second reading at Queen’s Park BlackburnNews.com   A private member’s bill aimed at helping firefighters – and introduced by the MPP for Perth-Wellington has passed second reading.... Read more >
Fire Prevention Week comes back to Wilmot New Hamburg Independent The week of Oct. 7-13 is Fire Prevention Week for communities throughout Canada and the U.S. Here in Wilmot, the Fire Department has organized plenty of ways for everyone to “... Read more >
Deputy fire chief retires in Port Colborne St. Catharines Standard Cleaning out his city-issued SUV and fire hall office drove home the fact Friday was the last day on the job for Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services Deputy Chief Mike Bendia... Read more >
‘Kill your butts not your neighbours,’ fire prevention campaign tells Parkdale residents CP24 A new fire prevention campaign is urging the residents of Parkdale to put an end to “careless" and “preventable” fires... Read more >
Scammers Posing as Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department My Muskoka Now The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department is warning people about a scam that’s going around. People from across the province have reported getting phone calls... Read more >
Fire chief, friends pitch in to end paramedic's run of rotten luck CBC News Ottawa paramedic Nicole Lowden and her family have faced more crisis in the past 18 months than most people experience in a lifetime. Lowden's 22-year old... Read more >
Twin tornadoes damage dozens of homes, wipe out power across Ottawa-Gatineau CTV News Crews have begun cleaning up debris and working to solve widespread power outages after powerful twin tornadoes tore through the Ottawa-Gatineau region Friday... Read more >