Trailers without smoke detectors alarming Clarington firefighters - Chief sees trend of mobile home residents without working smoke alarms   CLARINGTON -- If you live in a trailer you still need a working smoke alarm. Clarington Fire Chief... Read more >
Unusual number of fires, smart meters linked - Ontario Fire Marshal says faulty base plates could be the cause, similar to Mission blaze. An example of a fire incident occurring around a hydro meter in Ontario. From a report done by... Read more >
Man dies in garage fire in Fenelon Falls - Neighbour recalls ‘wall of flames’ and friendly neighbours affected by the fire that destroyed a large garage and bunkie on Sugarbush Trail early Sunday (Aug. 5) morning.  ... Read more >
Be safe, be proactive, fire chief says in response to fires -  Every home in Milton must have a working smoke alarm on every storey and outside all sleeping areas, so when Fire Chief Brian Ellsworth finds people breaking this law, he’s... Read more >
Fire chief urges safety during power outages - NORTH BAY – With the unpredictably of this summer’s weather and with sudden storm often accompanied by extended power outages, North Bay fire chief Grant Love is cautioning that “... Read more >
Project Zero kicks off in Port Colborne - PORT COLBORNE  - More than 239 combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms will be distributed to homes across the city thanks to Enbridge Gas, Ontario Fire Marshal’s public safety... Read more >
Saving lives - Smoke alarms save lives. Those words were uttered — again — by Oakville Fire Chief Lee Grant this week. They rang true for the residents of the Miller Road home from which flames were shooting early Monday morning. And... Read more >
Sandy Lake forest fire evacuees airlifted to Thunder Bay, Fort Frances - MNR fire crews continue to battle over 60 fires across Northwestern Ontario Smoke from forest fires in Ontario’s far north has forced the evacuation of 280... Read more >
Fire evacuees arrive - Thunder Bay is preparing to take in about 300 Sandy Lake residents forced to flee their homes due to the forest fire situation. The City of Thunder Bay Emergency Operations Control Group met Sunday morning to get an update... Read more >
Hot summer weather sparks flower pot fires in Clarington - Planters should be watered and cigarettes carefully disposed of. Hot summer weather sparks flower pot fires in Clarington. BOWMANVILLE -- Clarington Fire Chief Gord Weir beside damage... Read more >