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FIRE TV: Experts share training tipsJuly 17, 2105Firefighters to receive protection under new law | If you build it . . .October 6, 2015FIRE TV: Burnaby firefighters stage silent protestOctober 2, 2015Fire service will suffer if budget cut: chief | Firefighter Training DaySeptember 29, 2015FIRE TV: No charges laid in training deathSeptember 25, 2015Union, city at odds over workload | Size-upSeptember 22, 2015FIRE TV: Bylaw warns firefighters of dangerSeptember 18, 2015Union, city at odds over workload | Size-upSeptember 15, 2015FIRE TV: Firefighters to be disciplined after brawlSeptember 11, 2015Chiefs raise concerns about radio system | Editor’s blogSeptember 8, 2015FIRE TV: County wants high-school firefighting classesSeptember 4, 2015County wants high-school firefighter training | Editor’s blogSeptember 1, 2015FIRE TV: Firefighters launch PTSD support websiteAugust 28, 2015Firefighter union launches PTSD support site | Editor’s blogAugust 25, 2015FIRE TV: Experts concerned about stray dronesAugust 21, 2015Wildfire destroys 30 homes | Editor’s blogAugust 18, 2015FIRE TV: Ontario chief throws out hiring listAugust 14, 2015Ontario chief scraps hiring list | Editor’s blogAugust 11, 2015FIRE TV: Jury rules mill workers' deaths accidentalAugust 7, 2015Ontario chiefs launch mental-health program | Firefighter Training DayAugust 4, 2015FIRE TV: Ontario fire chiefs launch mental-health initiativeJuly 31, 2015Calgary Fire facing pressures to cut costs | Editor’s blogJuly 28, 2015FIRE TV: Premiers call for national wildfire planJuly 24, 2015Premiers call for national wildfire plan | Editor’s blogJuly 21, 2015Six Nations fire chief bracing for the worst | Under ControlJuly 14, 2015FIRE TV: Union president suspendedJuly 10, 2015Contract firefighters upset with Alberta government | Fire TVJuly 7, 2015Ottawa to fund national fire-data collection | Fire TVJune 30, 2015Chief questions building code | Hires spark union concernsJune 24, 2015Increase in sick leave linked to 24-hour shift | Under ControlJune 23, 2015Chief questions building code | Hires spark union concernsJune 16, 2015Amherstburg fires chief, two firefighters | Editor’s blogJune 9, 2015Ontario fire marshal to leave office | Editor’s blogJune 2, 2015Wildfire forces thousands from homes in Alberta | Editor’s blogMay 26, 2015Firefighter dies in the line of duty | Under ControlMay 19, 2015Firefighters recognized for Nepal recovery effort | Editor’s blogMay 12, 2015B.C. firefighters return from aid mission | Editor’s blogMay 5, 2015Liberals promise support for first responders | Editor's blogApril 28, 2015Man dead in house explosion | Northwest Response ForumApril 21, 2015Retired firefighter killed by police vehicle | Top-notch teachingApril 7, 2015Alberta to reduce wildfire funding | Chief biking DempsterMarch 31, 2015Man accused of posing as a firefighter | Under ControlMarch 24, 2015Two die in warehouse fire | Selecting hoselinesMarch 17, 2015Firefighter dies after battling blaze | Size-upMarch 10, 2015Inquest into fatal sawmill explosion begins | Man videos extricationMarch 3, 2015Safety training industry needs regulation: MPP | Fit for DutyFebruary 24, 2015Quebec chiefs accept coroner’s conclusions | Boosting your argumentFebruary 17, 2015Company in fatality under investigation again | Livestock lessonsFebruary 10, 2015Volunteers resign after chief’s dismissal | DispatchesFebruary 3, 2015Politicians push for PTSD compensation | From the FloorJanuary 27, 2015Firefighters hospitalized after group-home fire | DispatchesJanuary 20, 2015Firefighter injured in Quebec | Technical rescueJanuary 13, 2015First Nations lack firefighting funding: vice-chief | Stand DownJanuary 6, 2015Editors' 10 picks of 2014December 30, 2014Union wants city to fill vacant positions | DispatchesDecember 23, 2014Support spreads for double-hatters | DispatchesDecember 16, 2014Former fire marshal charging employers | LeaderboardDecember 9, 2014House fire claims young boy's life | Pandemic preparednessDecember 2, 2014Arbitrator upholds firefighter dismissal over tweets | Guest ColumnNovember 25, 2014Inquest begins into seniors’ home fire | CO awareness videoNovember 18, 2014Native firefighters lose funding | Editor’s blogNovember 11, 2014Ottawa firefighter injured | Under ControlNovember 4, 2014Firefighter’s death ruled accidental | DispatchesOctober 28, 2014New training standards in B.C. | DispatchesOctober 21, 2014Elliot Lake mall collapse inquiry | Editor’s blogOctober 14, 2014Montreal firefighters protest firings | Current issueOctober 7, 2014Off-duty firefighter rescues tenants | Editor’s blogSeptember 30, 2014Municipalities support two-hatters | From the FloorSeptember 23, 2014Training Day 2014 | Editor’s blogSeptember 16, 2014Winnipeg to review OT | Size-upSeptember 9, 2014Edmonton house fire claims life | Dozens homeless in DieppeSeptember 2, 2014Montreal firefighter injured after explosion | Editor's blogAugust 26, 2014Montreal firefighters storm city hall | Guest blogAugust 19, 2014Winnipeg to review OT | Size-upAugust 12, 2014Volunteer-only staffing could be deadly: Halifax residents | From the FloorAugust 5, 2014Regina firefighters upset over pensions | From the FloorJuly 31, 2014Waterloo firefighters par with police | From the FloorJuly 29, 2014Drunk driver crashes into fire hall | Fire causes “catastrophic” damage to condosJuly 22, 2014Suspicious blaze destroys former fire hall | Extrication innovationsJuly 17, 2014Pension changes will cost firefighters | Extrication innovationsJuly 14, 2014Manitoba braces for crest in floodwaters | Iqaluit chief proposes bold plan for dump fireJuly 10, 2014Next 48 hours critical in Manitoba flood fight | Post-tropical storm Arthur cleanup underwayJuly 8, 2014Flooding wreaks havoc on Prairies | NWT power plant shut due to fireJuly 3, 2014Tornado touches down north of Toronto | Ottawa reduces overtimeJune 30, 2014Tornado touches down north of Toronto | Ottawa reduces overtimeJune 25, 2014Montreal firefighters retire to protect pensions | Media oppose blackout of Elliot Lake reportJune 17, 2014Rooftop renovations hampered firefighting efforts | Editor's blogJune 10, 2014Citizens show support for Windsor fire service | DispatchesJune 3, 2014Firefighters treated for smoke inhalation | Spam law affects e-newslettersMay 27, 2014Edmonton union ratifies contract | Sixty-year fire-service agreement scrappedMay 21, 2014Criminal charges laid in Lac-Megantic disaster | Blaze destroys licenced grow-opMay 13, 2014Ajax Chief Mark Diotte dies | Budget cuts threaten safetyMay 6, 2014Ontario extends cancer coverage for firefighters | Editor's blogMay 1, 2014Recordings detail fire aboard train before Lac-Megantic tragedy | DispatchesApril 29, 2014Construction worker dies after wall collapse | Highway 16 to End MSApril 22, 2014Four B.C. homes evacuated due to wildfire | Editor's blogApril 15, 2014Pizza shop owner charged with arson, fraud | FlashpointApril 8, 2014Saskatoon launches new emergency notification system | FlashpointApril 1, 2014Building codes may be imposed on First Nations | Highway 16 to End MSMarch 25, 2014Volunteer firefighters cut from front lines in Kennebecasis Valley | From the FloorMarch 18, 2014New legislation includes heart disease as job-related stress | From the FloorMarch 11, 2014Volunteers quit over cancer loophole | Highway 16 to End MSMarch 4, 2014Review supports presumptive legislation | Under ControlFebruary 25, 2014Volunteer firefighter killed in crash on way to call | From the FloorFebruary 18, 2014Body discovered in burned-out Bloodvein home | From the FloorFebruary 11, 2014Engineer charged in Elliot Lake mall collapse | Under ControlFebruary 4, 2014Full coverage of the L’Isle-Verte tragedy | Under ControlJanuary 28, 2014Two children die in fire | Winnipeg refuses blame for fire hall scandalJanuary 21, 2014Fire chiefs press Ottawa for detailed response plans | DispatchesJanuary 14, 2014Train derailment probe to focus on failed brakes | FlashpointJanuary 9, 2014NEW | Firefighting Strategies & Tactics, 3rd Ed.January 8, 2014Saskatoon firefighters get pay raise with new contract | FlashpointJanuary 7, 2014Firefighters treated for smoke inhalation | FlashpointJanuary 2, 2014Crane operator still in hospital | Refinery probe is complexDecember 31, 2013Windsor firefighters' union to appeal station closure | FlashpointDecember 17, 2013Sentencing postponed for company in propane blast | Under ControlDecember 10, 2013Investigating the Lac-Megantic disaster | Editor’s blogDecember 3, 2013Rail safety audit found problems before Lac-Megantic crash | FlashpointNovember 26, 2013One dead in house fire | Editor’s blogNovember 19, 2013Two CN trains derail over weekend | Editor’s blogNovember 12, 2013Ajax looks to overturn 24-hour shift | Volunteer department to closeNovember 5, 2013Salt Spring Island residents reject fire hall proposal | FlashpointOctober 29, 2013No timeline for derailment evacuees to return home | Under ControlOctober 22, 2013Thanksgiving fire sends woman to hospital | Editor’s blogOctober 15, 2013Body discovered in burned-out building | Calgary hotel owner finedOctober 8, 2013Firefighters and students enjoy joint career expo and training day | FlashpointOctober 1, 2013Firefighter injured battling tire plant blaze | Under ControlSeptember 24, 2013Man charged with murder in firefighter’s death | Elliot Lake inquirySeptember 17, 2013HUSAR commander to testify at mall inquiry | Under ControlSeptember 10, 2013Report says police deserve higher pay than firefighters | DispatchesSeptember 3, 2013Editor’s blog | Rescue teams lack co-ordinationAugust 27, 2013Ontario to merge emergency agencies | Editor’s blogAugust 20, 2013Railway in Quebec tragedy loses its Canadian licence | Editor's blogAugust 13, 2013B.C. crews battle 200 forest fires sparked by lightning | Size-upAugust 6, 2013Air quality alert issued for northern Manitoba | Editor’s blogJuly 30, 2013Mall owner to testify at inquiry | FlashpointJuly 23, 2013Mall owner’s son to continue testimony | Size-upJuly 16, 2013Thirteen people dead in Lac Mégantic explosion | Editor’s blogJuly 9, 2013Ontario fire chief faces impaired charges | Editor's blogJuly 2, 2013Medicine Hat flood waters begin to recede | DispatchesJune 25, 2013Firefighters' union says cutbacks will affect service | Under ControlJune 18, 2013Marijuana grow ops to be illegal by 2014 | Editor’s blogJune 11, 2013Firefighters association steps away from evacuees | FlashpointJune 4, 2013Rising water levels maintain state of emergency | Editor’s blogMay 28, 2013Historic Quebec church destroyed by fire | FlashpointMay 21, 2013Hundreds evacuated as wildfire threatens homes | DispatchesMay 14, 2013Ontario to legislate sprinklers | Editor’s blogMay 7, 2013Saskatchewan communities declare state of emergency | Editor’s blogApril 30, 2013Charges laid against Elliot Lake mall engineer | FlashpointApril 23, 2013Canadians describe marathon blast | Editor’s blogApril 16, 2013Ajax firefighters awarded 24-hour shift trial | Editor’s blogApril 9, 2013Funding woes could cripple integrated rescue team | Under ControlApril 2, 2013Elliot Lake official never ordered mall inspection | Under ControlMarch 26, 2013Elliot Lake inquiry stops contempt action | Editor’s blogMarch 19, 2013Mall architect 'uncomfortable' with rooftop parking | Size-upMarch 12, 2013Elliot Lake inquiry to determine cause | DispatchesMarch 5, 2013Montreal says bullying a problem | Under ControlFebruary 26, 2013Brockville considers shift to mixed department | DispatchesFebruary 19, 2013Volunteer firefighters to vote on joining union | Under ControlFebruary 12, 2013Blaze hits Labrador hotel | Under ControlFebruary 5, 2013Fire at Alberta oil battery extinguished | Size-upJanuary 29, 2013Former Sarnia fire chief faces 26 new charges | DispatchesJanuary 22, 2013Brampton firefighter killed en route to work | Size-upJanuary 15, 2013St. Catharines takes a stand against shift change | DispatchesJanuary 8, 2013CRTC takes steps to upgrade 911 system | Size-upDecember 18, 2012Contract disputes may slow Alberta responses | DispatchesDecember 11, 2012Proposed budget to cut 91 firefighters | Guest blogDecember 4, 2012Coroner's jury hands down nine recommendations | Guest blogNovember 27, 2012Search and rescue drowning inquest begins | Size-upNovember 20, 2012B.C. changes tsunami alerts after October earthquake | FlashpointNovember 13, 2012Sarnia fire chief defends department spending | From the FloorNovember 6, 2012Hurricane coverage | Tremor rattles B.C. coastOctober 30, 2012Paramedics raise concerns about new ambulances | FlashpointOctober 23, 2012One dead after float plane overturns | FlashpointOctober 16, 2012Canadians believe responders monitor social media | Size-upOctober 9, 2012Worker called in during Winnipeg fuel plant blaze | From the FloorOctober 2, 2012Winnipeg auditor calls for external probe | Size-upSeptember 25, 2012B.C. keen to improve sawmill inspections | Size-upSeptember 18, 2012Peachland fire destroys four homes | From the FloorSeptember 11, 2012More fires, less damage in Yukon forest fires | From the FloorSeptember 4, 2012Fire inspectors ignored mill before explosion | Size-upAugust 28, 2012P.E.I. volunteer firefighters to get tax credit | Size-upAugust 21, 2012Cottagers fear for safety after loss of fire boat | Size-upAugust 14, 2012Two dead in Winnipeg Beach fire | FlashpointAugust 7, 2012Ottawa to scrap fire-protection program | Size-upJuly 31, 2012Elliot Lake inquiry to hold first public event | From the FloorJuly 24, 2012Civic funeral Friday for Montreal firefighter | Size-upJuly 17, 2012Maclean's story provides clarification on Elliot Lake | Edmonton fire department wants to increase fines, feesJuly 10, 2012Elliot Lake inquiry to test new rules | DispatchesJuly 3, 2012Search resumes in Elliot Lake after McGuinty intervenes | Editor’s blogJune 26, 2012Fatal stage collapse highlights safety issues | Size-upJune 19, 2012Funding, staffing affect Toronto's response times | Size-upJune 12, 2012Canadians land ARA and CRA scholarships | Cowden to retire from HammerHeadJune 5, 2012Apparatus driver acquitted | Training officer’s trial hears of challenging conditionsMay 29, 2012New Dispatches blog | Fire forces Kirkland Lake evacuationMay 22, 2012Inquest report causes confusion | Alberta boosts wildfire prevention spendingMay 15, 2012Ladders Up exceeds expectations | Rail-line rescueMay 8, 2012Former Meaford chief told charges not warranted | Ladders Up – for a good cause!May 1, 2012Climate, vandals change forest-fire pattern | Edmonton looks at GPS system to cut response timesApril 24, 2012B.C. town mulls marijuana grow-ops | Support the CFFF through Ladders UpApril 17, 2012April 10, 2012April 3, 2012Retirement homes need automatic sprinklers: fire chiefs | B.C. chiefs launch hard-hitting smoke-alarm campaignMarch 27, 2012Mayor set on rescued anglers paying up | Mob attack 'worst case' of civil disobedienceMarch 20, 2012Nunavut threatens to sue former fire marshal | Chief responds to concern about fire serviceMarch 13, 2012Municipality fined in firefighter’s death | Ex-fire marshal says building was fire trapMarch 6, 2012Investigators seek cause of deadly derailment | Iqaluit fire leaves two dead, dozens homelessFebruary 28, 2012Experts predict dramatic rise in wildfires | Corner Brook mayor urged to resign over firefighter cutsFebruary 21, 2012Firefighters examine highrise blaze safety | New rules would legalize fire trapsFebruary 14, 2012Condo owner fined for fire-code violations | IAFF files complaint against the City of BrandonFebruary 7, 2012Firefighters discuss tentative deal | Electrical substation erupts in flamesJanuary 31, 2012Remains of sawmill worker found | N.L. firefighters prepare for strikeJanuary 24, 2012Firefighters reject tentative deal | New fire chief ready for challengeJanuary 17, 2012Firefighter injured in five-alarm blaze | Fire destroys fire department, town officesJanuary 10, 2012Unexpected blast kills volunteer firefighter | Firefighters injured in industrial blazeJanuary 3, 2012Recap 2011 with some of our top stories and columnsDecember 28, 2011FFIC to Meaford trial sparks angst over liability | Fire destroys Newfoundland resortDecember 21, 2011Meaford defence calls for acquittal | Winnipeg names new chiefDecember 14, 2011Senator questions tax credit | Budget cuts increase riskDecember 7, 2011Chief says response standars are tough to meet | Quebec firefighters quit over re-certificationNovember 30, 2011Firefighter injured battling two-home blaze | Residents say no to new fire hallsNovember 23, 2011White Point fire accidental | Chief was suspicious of ex-firefightersNovember 16, 2011Propane torch caused Listowel LODDs | Show us your MoNovember 9, 2011Arson caused Slave Lake fire | Pulp mill explosions kills oneNovember 2, 2011
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Southwestern Ontario Fire TradeshowWed Oct 28, 2015 @ 3:00pm - 09:00pm
Fire Service Women of Ontario 2015 conferenceFri Nov 06, 2015