Firefighters checking smoke alarms - In an effort to prevent residential fires, the Thunder Bay Fire Service will be going door-to-door to check on smoke alarms. Fire Chief John Hay says firefighters will canvas Thunder Bay homes to check that... Read more >
OTTAWA — Stakeholders cry foul as feds cut funding for emergency preparedness - Complaints from provinces, municipalities and fire departments across the country are mounting, as are concerns for public safety, after the federal government... Read more >
Windsor Dollarama blaze arson: Fire Marshal - WINDSOR, Ont. -- The Ontario Fire Marshal’s office has finished its report on the Dollarama fire and investigator Mike Owens has confirmed that the fire was "intentionally set." “... Read more >
Bar fined for fire code infractions - ST. CATHARINES - Blocked exits on St. Patrick’s Day cost Barracuda Pretty $22,500 in fines under the fire code.   The bar, operated by 1356810 Ontario Inc., was slapped... Read more >
Chief Bill Doig retires from Howick Fire Department - Bill Doig, chief of the Howick Fire Department, has retired after 28 years of  pagers going off at any hour of the day or night, having family events and work interrupted, and putting his... Read more >
Enbridge Donates $100,000 to Help the Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council Eliminate Fire and Carbon Monoxide Deaths. Project Zero delivers more than 2,900 combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to homes in 13 new Ontario... Read more >
Firefighters' games come to Kemptville - EMC Events - The North Grenville Fire Service (NGFS) will be looking to repeat as the champions of the Eastern Ontario Firefighters' Association (EOFA) Games again this year as they get set to host... Read more >
Barrie takes over fire dispatch - INNISFIL/BARRIE — Innisfil 911 Fire and Rescue calls will be handled through the City of Barrie Fire and Emergency Service starting in January 2013. Barrie was awarded the multi-year contract... Read more >
Canadian Forces Transport Fire Truck to the Dominican Republic - OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 14, 2012) - Today, the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Diane Ablonczy, Minister of State of Foreign... Read more >
Current Fire Situation - Two passing cold fronts helped limit fire activity in Ontario on Tuesday June 12. There was just one new fire found near the town of Spanish in the Northeast Region. The number of active fires has now dropped to 23. There... Read more >