Dec. 8, 2008, Toronto - Fire Marshal Pat Burke and Toronto Fire Services vices Chief Bill Stewart are determined to get a grip on cooking fires by demonstrating ways to reduce these types of fires in Ontario. The push to combat cooking fires comes as the province sees a rise in the numberof fires and prepares to enter the holiday season, the deadliest time of year for home fires.
near fire station 333 at 207 Front St. East will be available today for
individual media demonstrations. Further details will be made available at a
press conference at 10 a.m. today.
For further information contact Carol Gravelle at Office of the Fire Marshal,416-325-3138 or Bev Gilbert, Office of the
Fire Marshal, 416-325-3178.