This holiday season, Ontario is encouraging all families to make fire safety a tradition.   Cooking, lighting candles and decorating with lights can cause fires if not done safely. To help prevent fires and keep you and your family safe,... Read more >
Pickering Fire Services asking residents to help make holidays fire free - Keep fire safety in mind over Christmas: Chief   Pickering Fire Services asking residents to help make holidays fire free. Pickering’s fire chief Bill... Read more >
Two injured in house explosion near Mount Forest - MOUNT FOREST — Two people were seriously injured after an explosion and fire destroyed a rural home southwest of Mount Forest on Thursday.   Emergency crews were called... Read more >
Former Fire Chief Rheaume Chaput headed to Kingston Thursday, December 6, 2012 11:39:47 EST AM Rheaume Chaput, currently the fire chief of Belleville, will assume the role of chief, fire and rescue services, for Kingston,... Read more >
There is no excuse for being without working smoke alarms - Do yourself and your family a life-saving favour before Christmas and test your smoke alarms. While you are at it, have a quick chat with the kids about a fire escape plan. Even though... Read more >
‘They barely got out the front door’ - No working smoke alarm found in St. Catharines house fire   Early morning fire in north St. Catharines. The St. Catharines fire department said there were no working smoke alarms... Read more >
Toronto - Overnight house fire kills father and son, injures 4 - Investigators are looking into the cause of an overnight fire that killed a father and son and injured four others, including two family members.   Fire officials said an 82... Read more >
Ottawa - Son charged with murder in apartment fire which killed mom - Lucie Goudreau by all accounts did not have an easy life. She did not have an easy death either. The 53-year-old disabled woman, who lost her husband to cancer three... Read more >
String of weekend fires hit south Muskoka - On the morning of Monday, Nov. 26, firefighters from the Muskoka Lakes and Seguin fire departments were called to a structure fire at the Muskoka Woods sports camp. OPP Const. Derek Wickett said the... Read more >
Georgina fire chief to retire - Bill O’Neill will step down as Georgina’s fire chief at the end of the year after 32 years of service with the Georgina fire department. He announced his upcoming retirement as of Dec. 31 at council... Read more >