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Timmins, Ont., names Tom Laughren new fire chiefApril 18, 2019Timmins Ontario names new fire chiefApril 16, 2019New collective agreement for City of North Bay and firefighters’ associationApril 12, 2019Wildfire Week 2019April 9, 2019Nova Scotia departments implement safety measuresApril 5, 2019Thorold names new fire chiefApril 2, 2019Alberta First Nations fire department no longer responding to callsMarch 29, 2019Saskatchewan introduces volunteer firefighter tax creditMarch 26, 2019Firefighters’ union raises concerns over strategic planning processMarch 22, 2019Volunteer departments can apply for free turnout gearMarch 19, 2019Killingbeck appointed new Fredericton Fire ChiefMarch 15, 2019Moncton Fire Department to establish Hazmat teamMarch 12, 2019Psychology researcher receives federal funding for PTSI projectMarch 8, 2019Volunteers seek medical training to ease lack of ambulance availabilityMarch 4, 2019Ontario’s new fire marshal wants to promote safety and diversityMarch 1, 2019Jon Pegg named new Ontario Fire MarshalFebruary 26, 2019Stipends available to Canadian departments for fire and sprinkler burn demonstrationsFebruary 22, 2019Cape Breton Regional Fire Service seeks smaller budgetFebruary 19, 2019Ontario firefighters get charged up with new techFebruary 15, 2019Fire dispatch to be consolidated across Waterloo RegionFebruary 12, 2019Fire TV: Canadian fire departments participate in Bell Let’s Talk DayFebruary 8, 2019Quebec firefighters seek more support to deal with PTSDFebruary 5, 2019Fire TV: Quebec chiefs sound alarm over a potential firefighter shortageFebruary 1, 2019Oshawa firefighters demand city take action on reportJanuary 29, 2019Fire TV: P.E.I. extends presumptive coverage to firefighters and fire inspectorsJanuary 25, 2019P.E.I. extends presumptive coverage to firefighters and fire inspectorsJanuary 22, 2019Fire TV: Electric and hybrid cars come with learning curve for firefighters in SaskatchewanJanuary 18, 2019Electric/hybrid vehicles pose new challenges for Saskatchewan volunteersJanuary 15, 2019Fire TV: Division at Enderby fire department leads to an investigationJanuary 11, 2019Nonfatal injuries remain high among firefightersJanuary 8, 2019Fire TV: New study shows firefighters continue to experience frequent nonfatal injuriesJanuary 4, 2019Fire TV: Singapore researchers turning plastic bottle waste into ultralight materialDecember 28, 2018Fire TV: Evacuation notices lifted in a few small Alberta communitiesDecember 21, 2018Halifax chief calls for more firefightersDecember 18, 2018Top 10 most read news stories of Q4December 15, 2018Fire TV: OFM office says enough volunteer firefighters remain in Ontario town for continued serviceDecember 14, 2018Surveillance video catches two Vernon employees having sex in fire chief’s officeDecember 11, 2018Fire TV: Vernon, B.C., firefighters have a new contractDecember 7, 2018Entire Ontario volunteer fire department submits resignationsDecember 4, 2018Entire Ontario department submitted resignationsNovember 30, 2018Entire Ontario volunteer fire department submits resignationsNovember 27, 2018Terrace, B.C., firefighters concerned about understaffingNovember 23, 2018B.C. union president warns of firefighter shortageNovember 20, 2018Brantford, Ont., department pays tribute to veteransNovember 16, 2018Brantford department pays tribute to veteransNovember 13, 2018Several fire departments in Nova Scotia are opting out of a fire dispatch serviceNovember 9, 2018Yarmouth-area departments opt out of dispatch serviceNovember 7, 201810 Saskatchewan fire departments receive grain rescue equipmentNovember 6, 2018Nearly 100 firefighter memorials stolen from Nova Scotia cemeteryNovember 2, 2018Nearly 100 firefighter memorials stolen from Nova Scotia cemeteryOctober 30, 2018Kelowna fire prevention officer brings fire safety message to school children in EthiopiaOctober 26, 2018Safety concerns remain as firefighters lobby for new stationOctober 23, 2018New stamp pays tribute to firefighters | Podcast: Road to RecoveryOctober 20, 2018Ontario government repeals firefighter certification regulationsOctober 19, 2018Ontario government repeals firefighter certification regulationsOctober 16, 2018New stamp pays tribute to firefighters | Podcast: Road to RecoveryOctober 13, 2018Jenny Jones supports volunteer firefighters across Ontario with grantOctober 12, 2018Reports says deadly house fire showed Oshawa Fire Services understaffedOctober 9, 2018Firefighter Training Day and Fire Fighting Career Expo at FESTI a big successOctober 5, 2018New three-part series of Fire Fighting in Canada: The Podcast this monthOctober 2, 2018Canada Post has unveiled a new stamp that honours Canadian firefightersSeptember 21, 2018New stamp pays tribute to firefightersSeptember 18, 2018Fire TV: A new policy designed to increase emergency response efficiency leaves firefighters feeling left out.September 14, 2018Winnipeg approves budget increase to help cover overtime costsSeptember 11, 2018Fire TV: B.C. wildfire season of 2018 now officially worst on record, state of emergency extendedSeptember 7, 2018Ottawa names new fire chiefSeptember 4, 2018Parry Sound 33 fire officially under controlAugust 28, 2018Fire TV: A Saskatchewan firefighter's suicide brings mental health concerns to the forefrontAugust 17, 2018Firefighter's death reflects mental health concerns in SaskatchewanAugust 14, 2018Fire TV: "Arson by negligence" charges might make a difference: Edmonton Fire ChiefAugust 10, 2018Fire TV: Parry Sound Fire 33 tearing through northern OntarioAugust 3, 2018NFPA releases firefighter stats | The largest FN fire department in CanadaJuly 28, 2018Fire TV: A dispute between Vonda, Saskatchewan and its fire department, leaves community without fire servicesJuly 27, 2018Dispute leaves Saskatchewan community without local fire serviceJuly 24, 2018Fire TV: Didsbury, Alta., council is trying to find out what made five volunteer firefighters quitJuly 20, 2018Five firefighters resign from Alberta department following investigationJuly 17, 2018Fire TV: Saskatchewan appeals court rules a firefighter fitness test may be discriminatoryJuly 13, 2018Fire TV: B.C.’s Fire Chiefs bring their expertise to the 2018 Fire ExpoJuly 6, 2018Fire TV: Moncton-area fire chiefs want a new multi-million dollar training facilityJune 29, 2018Fire TV: Winnipeg City Council is trying to get taxpayers off the hook for the firefighter union  president’s salaryJune 22, 2018Moncton fire chiefs call for regional live-fire training centreJune 19, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Two women become the first female fire chiefs in the history of their municipalitiesJune 15, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Fire officials saying recovery time between flood and fire seasons is shrinkingJune 9, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Volunteer firefighters in Newfoundland lobbying for courtesy lights on personal vehiclesJune 1, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: New funding will help B.C. communities get prepared for emergenciesMay 25, 2018Armed forces arrive in B.C. to assist in flooded areasMay 22, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: New funding will help B.C. communities get prepared for emergenciesMay 18, 2018Report finds B.C. was under-prepared for 2017 fire seasonMay 15, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: New funding will help B.C. communities get prepared for emergenciesMay 11, 2018New funding for emergency preparedness in B.C.May 8, 2018Top 10 stories of 2018May 5, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Emergency preparedness week is on for the first week of MayMay 4, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Ontario expands cancer coverage for fire fightersApril 27, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: a new Memorial Grant Program supports first responder familiesApril 20, 2018Ottawa crews averaging 20 false alarms a dayApril 17, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Sudbury firefighter union reaches a new deal with the cityApril 13, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Firefighter Training Day has a new partnershipApril 6, 2018Wildfire Week 2018 in full swingApril 5, 2018Tackling the interfaceApril 3, 2018Welcome to Wildfire Week!April 2, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Cancer fatality risk doubled for firefighters, finds studyMarch 29, 2018Council orders changes to on-duty staffingMarch 27, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: New survey says fire fighting is the most respected job in CanadaMarch 23, 2018Get ready for Wildfire Week 2018March 20, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Over 30 fire fighters in Dryden who walked out, still withhold their servicesMarch 16, 2018New funds announced for mental healthMarch 13, 2018<i>Fire Fighting in Canada This Week:</i> Firefighter training program aims to improve fire safety for First NationsMarch 9, 2018Better fire protection for First NationsMarch 6, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Nova Scotia fire marshal strives for better public communicationsMarch 2, 2018Top 5 ways to ruin your fire fighting careerFebruary 27, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: How Canada’s flag-bearer for the Invictus Games overcame PTSDFebruary 23, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Auditor General says Ontario’s emergency planning is outdatedFebruary 16, 2018Department wants to opt out of Ontario naloxone programFebruary 13, 2018Fire Fighting in Canada This Week: Chief Coroner Dirk Huyer launching probe into First Nations house firesFebruary 9, 2018Terry Harrison makes court appearance in criminal negligence trialFebruary 6, 2018FIRE TV: Judge rules firefighter wrongfully firedFebruary 2, 2018Firefighters training first responders in South AmericaJanuary 30, 2018FIRE TV: Body of Toronto Fire Captain found in Sturgeon LakeJanuary 26, 2018Alberta expands cancer coverage for firefightersJanuary 23, 2018FFIC TV: Four die in Nova Scotia house fire, a Fire Union President faces backlash, and fire-starting teens burning down homesJanuary 12, 2018Toronto airport firefighter injured after planes collideJanuary 9, 2018FFIC This Week: Canada's outdated emergency protocol, a former fire hall is destroyed by fire, and some helpful ground ladder tipsJanuary 5, 2018Union rings alarm over firefighter shortageJanuary 2, 2018FFIC This Week: Wood highrise, high-tech hydrant, retaining volunteersDecember 29, 2017Top 10 stories from Fire Fighting in Canada for Q4 2017December 16, 2017FFIC This Week: Firefighters resign, opioid crisis, wildfire response lessonsDecember 15, 2017Firefighters resign over leadership concernsDecember 12, 2017FFIC This Week: Nuclear lab runs department, firefighter charged, standing outDecember 8, 2017Bill 148 exemptions, bravery awards, firefighter mental healthDecember 1, 2017Firefighters honoured for bravery in OttawaNovember 28, 2017Bravery award, Winnipeg policy breach, firefighter health programNovember 24, 2017Firefighter receives bravery award | Crews discover carbon monoxideNovember 21, 2017Red epaulettes, New Brunswick arson, refurbishing rigsNovember 17, 2017Complaints against fire chief | Fatal Acadian Peninsula fireNovember 14, 2017Top 10 stories from Fire Fighting in Canada for Q4 2017November 11, 2017Hospital fire, stolen equipment, patient careNovember 10, 2017Fatal highway crash, firefighter competition, service expectationsNovember 3, 2017Man arrested in apartment arson | Body found in barn fireOctober 31, 2017Training centre arson, rising volunteer costs, tripod techniqueOctober 27, 2017Incentive program, autism response, 20 years of serviceOctober 20, 2017Fatal Quebec fire believed to be accidental | Workers decontaminated after Toronto recycling plant fireOctober 17, 2017Firefighters aid Ukraine, Fire Prevention Week, data-driven decisionsOctober 12, 2017Fatal Quebec fire caused by cooking | Landlord charged with arsonOctober 10, 2017Olympic Village fire, volunteers facing discipline, adult pub edOctober 6, 2017Firefighter sex charges, wildfire damages, embracing young firefightersSeptember 29, 2017Firefighters rescue police | Council supports two-hattersSeptember 26, 2017Evacuation orders lifted, call for training regulations, laid-back leadershipSeptember 22, 2017B.C. ends state of emergency | Ottawa chief calls for investigationSeptember 19, 2017One contest, six prizesSeptember 18, 2017Wildfire funding, Alberta wildfire, flexible leadership trainingSeptember 15, 2017Ottawa honours fallen firefighters | Firefighters awarded contractSeptember 12, 2017Wildfire response, long weekend rescues, streamlined volunteer trainingSeptember 8, 2017Ottawa honours fallen firefighters | Firefighters awarded contractSeptember 5, 2017Top 10 stories from Fire Fighting in Canada for Q3 2017September 2, 2017FFIC This Week: Firefighter memorial day, Hamilton cancer claims, influence over rankSeptember 1, 2017Firefighter memorial day announced | Highrise fire displaces residentsAugust 29, 2017FFIC This Week: Managing wildfire resources, return to service, cost effective safetyAugust 25, 2017Wildfires merge | Arbitrator awards increase for Toronto firefightersAugust 22, 2017FFIC This Week: CN Tower fire, Williams Lake arson, performing regular maintenanceAugust 18, 2017Emergency wildfire grants | Toronto apartment fireAugust 15, 2017FFIC This Week: Predicting wildfires, waterfall rope rescues, seeking training feedbackAugust 11, 2017Emergency wildfire grants | Toronto apartment fireAugust 8, 2017FFIC This Week: Former chief fraud charges, BC wildfire challenges, incident experience educationAugust 4, 2017MSA completes Globe acquisition | Toronto firefighters to carry naloxoneAugust 1, 2017FFIC This Week: Highrise resident safety, building a positive culture, bettering mental healthJuly 28, 2017Wildfire funding | Winnipeg firefighter saved by colleaguesJuly 25, 2017FFIC This Week: Evacuees returning home, wildfires straining resources, making a mayday callJuly 21, 2017Fast-moving fires challenge B.C. crews  | The black line at Burns BogJuly 18, 2017FFIC This Week: B.C. wildfires, Maritime fire chiefs’ conference, the Canadian BomberosJuly 14, 2017B.C. wildfires | Understanding urban interfaceJuly 11, 2017FFIC This Week: B.C. wildfires burning, firefighter-paramedic pilot project, crisis communicationJuly 7, 2017B.C. crews battle wildfires | Proven public edJuly 4, 2017FFIC This Week: MSA/Globe acquisition, grievances rejected, NFPA stipends    June 30, 2017OPP lay more sex assault charges | Riot charges stayedJune 27, 2017B.C. fisherman rescued, Montreal labour agreement, ventilation exercise  June 23, 2017FFIC This Week: Fort McMurray miscommunication, two-hatters guilty, rising to expectationsJune 16, 2017Reports critical of Fort McMurray response | Police warn of crane-climbing trendJune 13, 2017FFIC This Week: Elliot Lake verdict, assertive fire education, B.C. fire chiefs’ conferenceJune 9, 2017Memorial service for fallen chief | Heeling the ladder from the frontJune 6, 2017FFIC This Week: Cache Creek chief, training death inquest, fire chiefs conferenceJune 2, 2017Body of missing chief recovered | Building resilienceMay 30, 2017FFIC This Week: Indigenous reserves lacking fire resources, Ontario and Quebec chiefs team up, storytelling for public educationMay 26, 2017FFIC This Week: Training death inquest, two-hatter tribunal, tracking traumaMay 19, 2017Two-hatter tribunal | Insights from Toronto training death inquestMay 16, 2017FFIC This Week: Fire chief missing, Sault employment agreement ends, OAFC coverageMay 12, 2017Crews search for missing chief | Chief ends agreement with city  May 9, 2017FFIC This Week: Dramatic crane rescue, exclusive from FDIC, training for achievementMay 5, 2017FFIC This Week: Contract dispute ended, wildfire prevention testing, raising PTSD awarenessApril 28, 2017London firefighters ratify deal with city | Fort McMurray Firefighters face respiratory issuesApril 25, 2017FFIC This Week: London contract dispute may end, Northwest Response Forum, elevator rescue tipsApril 21, 2017FFIC This Week: Fire safety bill, inquest date set, rethinking onboarding programsApril 13, 2017Date set for inquest into firefighters’ deaths | Fire truck stolen from Siksika First NationApril 11, 2017FFIC This Week: Manitoba fire emergency, chief officer conference, heart attack riskApril 7, 2017Former firefighter pleads guilty to arson | Point Pelee Park fire declared outApril 4, 2017FFIC This Week: CAFC in Ottawa, fallen firefighter funding, First Nation fire deathsMarch 31, 2017The fuss over two hatters | White shirts?March 25, 2017FFIC This Week: Firefighter health research, Sudbury chief speaks out, opioid fatalities still highMarch 24, 2017B.C. overdose deaths declining | Union voices concerns over outsourcing dispatchMarch 21, 2017FFIC This Week: Medal of bravery, deadly chemical spill, new simulation technologyMarch 17, 2017FFIC This Week: Budget cut clash, salary judicial review, presumptive legislation expansionMarch 10, 2017FFIC This Week: Drilling in the message of fire safetyFebruary 24, 2017Kingsville chief faces more charges | Two-hatters finedFebruary 21, 2017FFIC This Week: More OPP charges, fatal Brampton fire, massive Toronto blazeFebruary 17, 2017B.C. announces tax credit for rescuers | Alberta provides naloxone kitsFebruary 14, 2017FFIC This Week: Naloxone in Barrie, stubborn Brantford blaze, back to white shirtsFebruary 10, 2017Barrie firefighters carry naloxone | Firefighters question station studyFebruary 7, 2017FFIC This Week: Monument vandalized, two-hatters, officer experienceFebruary 3, 2017FFIC This Week: Fire-safety plea, two-hatters ruling, leader-line benefitsJanuary 27, 2017Ottawa radio transition postponed | Wildfire cost $9.5 billionJanuary 24, 2017FFIC This Week: Nfld. arsonist arrested, Fort McMurray costs, OAFC seminar coverageJanuary 20, 2017Hundreds celebrate Malahat chief | Two-hatters on trialJanuary 17, 2017FFIC This Week: Sex assault charges, fatal fire intentional, auto- extrication basicsJanuary 13, 2017Chief faces more charges | Space heater killed toddlerJanuary 10, 2017FFIC This Week: Year in ReviewJanuary 6, 2017Malahat chief dies suddenly | Double suicide behind house explosionJanuary 3, 2017FFIC This Week: Editor's Picks 2016December 23, 2016Editor’s Top 10 picks of 2016December 20, 2016FFIC This Week: Sex assault, workers compensation, OFM reviewDecember 16, 2016Chief charged with sexual assault | N.L. implements presumptive legislationDecember 13, 2016FFIC This Week: Fentanyl crisis, fatal collision, eco-friendly departmentsDecember 9, 2016Union wants more resources | Hygiene protocol for volunteer departmentsDecember 6, 2016FFIC This Week: Paramedic response times, former chief re-tried, millennial fire educationDecember 2, 2016Car crash kills firefighter | Editor’s blogNovember 29, 2016Firefighter exposed to fentanyl | Spike in overdoseNovember 22, 2016FFIC This Week: Windsor fire injuries, raised PPE standards, skills over certificationNovember 18, 2016Wage freeze | Firefighters want case tossedNovember 15, 2016Wage freeze | Firefighters want case tossedNovember 8, 2016FFIC This Week: Two-hatters, PTSD-prevention, Leamington trade showOctober 28, 2016Firefighters face arson charges | Fire service reviewOctober 25, 2016FFIC This Week: New assault trial, Exercise Eliaon Response, Carbon fiber dustOctober 21, 2016Union requests meeting | Editor’s blogOctober 18, 2016FFIC This Week: Firefighter mayday, Cape Breton floods, FPW video starsOctober 14, 2016Arbitrator reinstates fired firefighter | Union files complaintOctober 11, 2016Abuse compensation awarded to firefighterOctober 4, 2016Fire Fighting in Canada This Week - Sept. 30.September 30, 2016Fire data gap raises funding concerns  September 27, 2016Proposed curriculum focuses on fire literacySeptember 23, 2016Origin of Burns Bog fire revealedSeptember 16, 2016Firefighter Training day is THIS WEEK | Editor's BlogSeptember 13, 2016Suspicious New Brunswick fires ignite fearSeptember 9, 2016Fire chief, residents fear arsonists | Firefighter pay on agendaSeptember 6, 2016Two firefighters charged with arsonSeptember 2, 2016Sprinklers recommended for exterior building firesAugust 26, 2016Smoking caused massive Surrey blaze | Fire TVAugust 23, 2016FIRE TV: TSB finds gap in firefighter pilot trainingAugust 19, 2016FIRE TV: Drones approved by BC Wildfire ServiceAugust 12, 2016Investigators complete fatality investigation | Fire TVAugust 9, 2016FIRE TV: Petition launched to reinstate chiefAugust 5, 2016Flood cleanup under way in Fort Mac | Fire TVAugust 2, 2016FIRE TV: Transport Canada shortens DOT-111 deadlineJuly 29, 2016Funeral to be held for Ontario firefighter | Fire TVJuly 26, 2016FIRE TV: Two firefighters mourned in Ontario and QuebecJuly 22, 2016FIRE TV: Fort McMurray firefighters screened for health issuesJuly 15, 2016FIRE TV: Burns Bog fire now containedJuly 8, 2016Former chief files lawsuit against city | Editor’s blogJune 28, 2016FIRE TV: SPECIAL EDITIONJune 24, 2016FIRE TV: SPECIAL EDITIONJune 17, 2016Funeral to be held for Ontario firefighter | Fire TVJune 14, 2016FIRE TV: TCH charged under Ontario Fire Code after fatal February blazeJune 3, 2016New fire-code charge laid against TCH | Fire TVMay 31, 2016Firefighter injured in roof collapse | Editor’s blogMay 24, 2016FIRE TV: Firefighters save 90 per cent of Fort McMurrayMay 13, 2016Firefighters save homes, but lose their own | Editor’s blogMay 10, 2016FIRE TV: Fort McMurray wildfire not slowingMay 6, 2016FIRE TV: Winnipeg firefighters recovering following dangerous blaze, rescueApril 29, 2016Firefighters suffer burns, rescue sisters | Fire TVApril 26, 2016FIRE TV: Alberta cutting wildfire budget despite dry conditionsApril 22, 2016FIRE TV: Bay de Verde aftermath: lessons learned  April 15, 2016Firefighters accused of misappropriating WSIB awards | Editor’s blogApril 12, 2016FIRE TV: Firefighters perform cliff rescue after car plungesApril 8, 2016Foul play not suspected in First Nations fire | Fire TVApril 5, 2016 FIRE TV: Fatal fire in Pikangikum First Nation prompts calls for inquiry (April 2016)Federal budget restores funding for HUSAR | Editor’s blog (March 2016)FIRE TV: B.C. Coroners Service makes fire safety recommendations (March 2016)Residents evacuated from seniors home | New website for Canadian Firefighter (March 2016)FIRE TV: Ruling on Quebec municipal pension plan (March 2016)Montreal firefighters win court ruling | Building resilience (March 2016)Fire TV: Quebec town shuts down fire department (March 2016)Quebec town lays off firefighters | Dispatches (March 2016)FIRE TV: Three dead, two firefighters injured in Winnipeg fire (March 2016)Three residents die in Winnipeg duplex fire | Chiefs share what it takes to get hired (March 2016)FIRE TV: Ontario to enact presumptive PTSD legislation (February 2016)Ontario to enact presumptive legislation for PTSD | Fire TV (February 2016)FIRE TV: Two Winnipeg firefighters survive flashover (February 2016)Two Winnipeg firefighters escape flashover | Editor’s blog (February 2016)FIRE TV: Fatal Toronto fire investigation underway (February 2016)Charges could be laid in fatal seniors building blaze | Editor’s blog (February 2016)FIRE TV: Mental-health training takes off in Ontario (February 2016)Ontario plans to help first responders with PTSD | Editor’s blog (February 2016)FIRE TV: Council apologizes over alleged sexual harassment (January 2016)Residents rally around resigned firefighters | Fire TV (January 2016)FIRE TV: Former fire commissioner sentenced for forgery (January 2016)No jail time for former fire commissioner | Fire TV (January 2016)FIRE TV: Quebec City fire department defends its firefighters (January 2016)Department defends firefighters&#39; response (January 2016)FIRE TV: Barn fire kills 43 racehorses (January 2016)Ontario adds lung cancer to firefighter coverage | From the Floor (January 2016)Editors’ 10 picks of 2015 (December 2015)Blaze damages fire hall in Saskatchewan | Fire TV (December 2015)FIRE TV: Editors’ picks for 2015 (December 2015)No criminal charges in L&#39;Isle-Verte fire | Communication breakdown (December 2015)FIRE TV: Year in review (December 2015)Timmins firefighters awarded trial of 24-hour shifts | Wired up (December 2015)FIRE TV: Arbitrator awards Cornwall firefighters raises (December 2015)Edmonton Fire Services calls for new hazmat team | Fire TV (December 2015)FIRE TV: Halifax union criticizes proposed staffing changes (November 2015)Hundreds displaced, 16 injured in fire | Dispatches (November 2015)FIRE TV: Rent dispute closes fire-truck manufacturer (November 2015)Rent dispute shuts down Eastway911 | Editor’s blog (November 2015)FIRE TV: Province cracks down on speeding near emergency vehicles (November 2015)All First Nations need 911 service: inquest | Editor’s blog (November 2015)FIRE TV: CAFC and IAFF partner for mental health (November 2015)Union calls for third-party review of wildfire crisis | Fire TV (November 2015)FIRE TV: Councillors vote to cut firefighter positions (October 2015)Council votes to cut firefighting positions | Beware of the brain trap (October 2015)FIRE TV: Ontario slow to act on Elliot Lake report (October 2015)New schedules may be unsafe: former firefighter | Editor&#39;s blog (October 2015)FIRE TV: Department ends volunteer program (October 2015)Moncton Fire ending volunteer program | Editor&#39;s blog (October 2015)FIRE TV: Saskatchewan legislates firefighter liability protection (October 2015)Firefighters to receive protection under new law | If you build it . . . (October 2015)FIRE TV: Burnaby firefighters stage silent protest (October 2015)Fire service will suffer if budget cut: chief | Firefighter Training Day (September 2015)FIRE TV: No charges laid in training death (September 2015)Union, city at odds over workload | Size-up (September 2015)FIRE TV: Bylaw warns firefighters of danger (September 2015)Union, city at odds over workload | Size-up (September 2015)FIRE TV: Firefighters to be disciplined after brawl (September 2015)Chiefs raise concerns about radio system | Editor’s blog (September 2015)FIRE TV: County wants high-school firefighting classes (September 2015)County wants high-school firefighter training | Editor’s blog (September 2015)FIRE TV: Firefighters launch PTSD support website (August 2015)Firefighter union launches PTSD support site | Editor’s blog (August 2015)FIRE TV: Experts concerned about stray drones (August 2015)Wildfire destroys 30 homes | Editor’s blog (August 2015)FIRE TV: Ontario chief throws out hiring list (August 2015)Ontario chief scraps hiring list | Editor’s blog (August 2015)FIRE TV: Jury rules mill workers&#39; deaths accidental (August 2015)Ontario chiefs launch mental-health program | Firefighter Training Day (August 2015)FIRE TV: Ontario fire chiefs launch mental-health initiative (July 2015)Calgary Fire facing pressures to cut costs | Editor’s blog (July 2015)FIRE TV: Premiers call for national wildfire plan (July 2015)Premiers call for national wildfire plan | Editor’s blog (July 2015)FIRE TV: Experts share training tips (July 2015)Six Nations fire chief bracing for the worst | Under Control (July 2015)FIRE TV: Union president suspended (July 2015)Union head suspended over comments | Fire TV (July 2015)Ottawa to fund national fire-data collection | Fire TV (June 2015)Chief questions building code | Hires spark union concerns (June 2015)Increase in sick leave linked to 24-hour shift | Under Control (June 2015)Chief questions building code | Hires spark union concerns (June 2015)Amherstburg fires chief, two firefighters | Editor’s blog (June 2015)Ontario fire marshal to leave office | Editor’s blog (June 2015)Wildfire forces thousands from homes in Alberta | Editor’s blog (May 2015)Firefighter dies in the line of duty | Under Control (May 2015)Firefighters recognized for Nepal recovery effort | Editor’s blog (May 2015)B.C. firefighters return from aid mission | Editor’s blog (May 2015)Liberals promise support for first responders | Editor&#39;s blog (April 2015)Liberals promise support for first responders | Editor&#39;s blog (April 2015)Man dead in house explosion | Northwest Response Forum (April 2015)Retired firefighter killed by police vehicle | Top-notch teaching (April 2015)Alberta to reduce wildfire funding | Chief biking Dempster (March 2015)Man accused of posing as a firefighter | Under Control (March 2015)Saskatchewan bill addresses fire agreements | Fit For Duty (March 2015)Two die in warehouse fire | Selecting hoselines (March 2015)Firefighter dies after battling blaze | Size-up (March 2015)Inquest into fatal sawmill explosion begins | Man videos extrication (March 2015)Safety training industry needs regulation: MPP | Fit for Duty (February 2015)Quebec chiefs accept coroner’s conclusions | Boosting your argument (February 2015)Company in fatality under investigation again | Livestock lessons (February 2015)Volunteers resign after chief’s dismissal | Dispatches (February 2015)Politicians push for PTSD compensation | From the Floor (January 2015)Firefighters hospitalized after group-home fire | Dispatches (January 2015)Firefighter injured in Quebec | Technical rescue (January 2015)First Nations lack firefighting funding: vice-chief | Stand Down (January 2015)Ontario adds lung cancer to firefighter coverage | From the Floor (January 2015)Editors&#39; 10 picks of 2014 (December 2014)Union wants city to fill vacant positions | Dispatches (December 2014)Support spreads for double-hatters | Dispatches (December 2014)Former fire marshal charging employers | Leaderboard (December 2014)House fire claims young boy&#39;s life | Pandemic preparedness (December 2014)Arbitrator upholds firefighter dismissal over tweets | Guest Column (November 2014)Inquest begins into seniors’ home fire | CO awareness video (November 2014)Native firefighters lose funding | Editor’s blog (November 2014)Ottawa firefighter injured | Under Control (November 2014)Firefighter’s death ruled accidental | Dispatches (October 2014)New training standards in B.C. | Dispatches (October 2014)Elliot Lake mall collapse inquiry | Editor’s blog (October 2014)Montreal firefighters protest firings | Current issue (October 2014)Off-duty firefighter rescues tenants | Editor’s blog (September 2014)Municipalities support two-hatters | From the Floor (September 2014)Training Day 2014 | Editor’s blog (September 2014)Winnipeg to review OT | Size-up (September 2014)Edmonton house fire claims life | Dozens homeless in Dieppe (September 2014)Montreal firefighter injured after explosion | Editor&#39;s blog (August 2014)Montreal firefighters storm city hall | Guest blog (August 2014)Winnipeg to review OT | Size-up (August 2014)Volunteer-only staffing could be deadly: Halifax residents | From the Floor (August 2014)Regina firefighters upset over pensions | From the Floor (July 2014)Waterloo firefighters par with police | From the Floor (July 2014)Drunk driver crashes into fire hall | Fire causes “catastrophic” damage to condos (July 2014)Suspicious blaze destroys former fire hall | Extrication innovations (July 2014)Pension changes will cost firefighters | Extrication innovations (July 2014)Manitoba braces for crest in floodwaters | Iqaluit chief proposes bold plan for dump fire (July 2014)Next 48 hours critical in Manitoba flood fight | Post-tropical storm Arthur cleanup underway (July 2014)Flooding wreaks havoc on Prairies | NWT power plant shut due to fire (July 2014)Tornado touches down north of Toronto | Ottawa reduces overtime (June 2014)Tornado touches down north of Toronto | Ottawa reduces overtime (June 2014)Montreal firefighters retire to protect pensions | Media oppose blackout of Elliot Lake report (June 2014)Rooftop renovations hampered firefighting efforts | Editor&#39;s blog (June 2014)Citizens show support for Windsor fire service | Dispatches (June 2014)Firefighters treated for smoke inhalation | Spam law affects e-newsletters (May 2014)Edmonton union ratifies contract | Sixty-year fire-service agreement scrapped (May 2014)Criminal charges laid in Lac-Megantic disaster | Blaze destroys licenced grow-op (May 2014)Ajax Chief Mark Diotte dies | Budget cuts threaten safety (May 2014)Ontario extends cancer coverage for firefighters | Editor&#39;s blog (May 2014)Recordings detail fire aboard train before Lac-Megantic tragedy | Dispatches (April 2014)Construction worker dies after wall collapse | Highway 16 to End MS (April 2014)Four B.C. homes evacuated due to wildfire | Editor&#39;s blog (April 2014)Pizza shop owner charged with arson, fraud | Flashpoint (April 2014)Saskatoon launches new emergency notification system | Flashpoint (April 2014)Building codes may be imposed on First Nations | Highway 16 to End MS (March 2014)Volunteer firefighters cut from front lines in Kennebecasis Valley | From the Floor (March 2014)New legislation includes heart disease as job-related stress | From the Floor (March 2014)Volunteers quit over cancer loophole | Highway 16 to End MS (March 2014)Review supports presumptive legislation | Under Control (February 2014)Volunteer firefighter killed in crash on way to call | From the Floor (February 2014)Body discovered in burned-out Bloodvein home | From the Floor (February 2014)Engineer charged in Elliot Lake mall collapse | Under Control (February 2014)Full coverage of the L’Isle-Verte tragedy | Under Control (January 2014)Two children die in fire | Winnipeg refuses blame for fire hall scandal (January 2014)Fire chiefs press Ottawa for detailed response plans | Dispatches (January 2014)Train derailment probe to focus on failed brakes | Flashpoint (January 2014)NEW | Firefighting Strategies & Tactics, 3rd Ed. (January 2014)Saskatoon firefighters get pay raise with new contract | Flashpoint (January 2014)Firefighters treated for smoke inhalation | Flashpoint (January 2014)Crane operator still in hospital | Refinery probe is complex (December 2013)Windsor firefighters&#39; union to appeal station closure | Flashpoint (December 2013)Sentencing postponed for company in propane blast | Under Control (December 2013)Investigating the Lac-Megantic disaster | Editor’s blog (December 2013)Rail safety audit found problems before Lac-Megantic crash | Flashpoint (November 2013)One dead in house fire | Editor’s blog (November 2013)Two CN trains derail over weekend | Editor’s blog (November 2013)Ajax looks to overturn 24-hour shift | Volunteer department to close (November 2013)Salt Spring Island residents reject fire hall proposal | Flashpoint (October 2013)No timeline for derailment evacuees to return home | Under Control (October 2013)Thanksgiving fire sends woman to hospital | Editor’s blog (October 2013)Body discovered in burned-out building | Calgary hotel owner fined (October 2013)Firefighters and students enjoy joint career expo and training day | Flashpoint (October 2013)Firefighter injured battling tire plant blaze | Under Control (September 2013)Man charged with murder in firefighter’s death | Elliot Lake inquiry (September 2013)HUSAR commander to testify at mall inquiry | Under Control (September 2013)Report says police deserve higher pay than firefighters | Dispatches (September 2013)Editor’s blog | Rescue teams lack co-ordination (August 2013)Ontario to merge emergency agencies | Editor’s blog (August 2013)Railway in Quebec tragedy loses its Canadian licence | Editor&#39;s blog (August 2013)B.C. crews battle 200 forest fires sparked by lightning | Size-up (August 2013)Air quality alert issued for northern Manitoba | Editor’s blog (July 2013)Mall owner to testify at inquiry | Flashpoint (July 2013)Mall owner’s son to continue testimony | Size-up (July 2013)Thirteen people dead in Lac Mégantic explosion | Editor’s blog (July 2013)Ontario fire chief faces impaired charges | Editor&#39;s blog (July 2013)Medicine Hat flood waters begin to recede | Dispatches (June 2013)Firefighters&#39; union says cutbacks will affect service | Under Control (June 2013)Marijuana grow ops to be illegal by 2014 | Editor’s blog (June 2013)Firefighters association steps away from evacuees | Flashpoint (June 2013)Rising water levels maintain state of emergency | Editor’s blog (May 2013)Historic Quebec church destroyed by fire | Flashpoint (May 2013)Hundreds evacuated as wildfire threatens homes | Dispatches (May 2013)Ontario to legislate sprinklers | Editor’s blog (May 2013)Saskatchewan communities declare state of emergency | Editor’s blog (April 2013)Charges laid against Elliot Lake mall engineer | Flashpoint (April 2013)Canadians describe marathon blast | Editor’s blog (April 2013)Ajax firefighters awarded 24-hour shift trial | Editor’s blog (April 2013)Funding woes could cripple integrated rescue team | Under Control (April 2013)Elliot Lake official never ordered mall inspection | Under Control (March 2013)Elliot Lake inquiry stops contempt action | Editor’s blog (March 2013)Mall architect &#39;uncomfortable&#39; with rooftop parking | Size-up (March 2013)Elliot Lake inquiry to determine cause | Dispatches (March 2013)Montreal says bullying a problem | Under Control (February 2013)Brockville considers shift to mixed department | Dispatches (February 2013)Volunteer firefighters to vote on joining union | Under Control (February 2013)Blaze hits Labrador hotel | Under Control (February 2013)Fire at Alberta oil battery extinguished | Size-up (January 2013)Former Sarnia fire chief faces 26 new charges | Dispatches (January 2013)Brampton firefighter killed en route to work | Size-up (January 2013)St. Catharines takes a stand against shift change | Dispatches (January 2013)CRTC takes steps to upgrade 911 system | Size-up (December 2012)Contract disputes may slow Alberta responses | Dispatches (December 2012)Proposed budget to cut 91 firefighters | Guest blog (December 2012)Coroner&#39;s jury hands down nine recommendations | Guest blog (November 2012)Search and rescue drowning inquest begins | Size-up (November 2012)B.C. changes tsunami alerts after October earthquake | Flashpoint (November 2012)Sarnia fire chief defends department spending | From the Floor (November 2012)Hurricane coverage | Tremor rattles B.C. coast (October 2012)Paramedics raise concerns about new ambulances | Flashpoint (October 2012)One dead after float plane overturns | Flashpoint (October 2012)Canadians believe responders monitor social media | Size-up (October 2012)Worker called in during Winnipeg fuel plant blaze | From the Floor (October 2012)Winnipeg auditor calls for external probe | Size-up (September 2012)B.C. keen to improve sawmill inspections | Size-up (September 2012)Peachland fire destroys four homes | From the Floor (September 2012)More fires, less damage in Yukon forest fires | From the Floor (September 2012)Fire inspectors ignored mill before explosion | Size-up (August 2012)P.E.I. volunteer firefighters to get tax credit | Size-up (August 2012)Cottagers fear for safety after loss of fire boat | Size-up (August 2012)Two dead in Winnipeg Beach fire | Flashpoint (August 2012)Ottawa to scrap fire-protection program | Size-up (July 2012)Elliot Lake inquiry to hold first public event | From the Floor (July 2012)Civic funeral Friday for Montreal firefighter | Size-up (July 2012)Maclean&#39;s story provides clarification on Elliot Lake | Edmonton fire department wants to increase fines, fees (July 2012)Elliot Lake inquiry to test new rules | Dispatches (July 2012)Search resumes in Elliot Lake after McGuinty intervenes | Editor’s blog (June 2012)Fatal stage collapse highlights safety issues | Size-up (June 2012)Funding, staffing affect Toronto&#39;s response times | Size-up (June 2012)Canadians land ARA and CRA scholarships | Cowden to retire from HammerHead (June 2012)Apparatus driver acquitted | Training officer’s trial hears of challenging conditions (May 2012)New Dispatches blog | Fire forces Kirkland Lake evacuation (May 2012)Inquest report causes confusion | Alberta boosts wildfire prevention spending (May 2012)Ladders Up exceeds expectations | Rail-line rescue (May 2012)Former Meaford chief told charges not warranted | Ladders Up – for a good cause! (May 2012)Climate, vandals change forest-fire pattern | Edmonton looks at GPS system to cut response times (April 2012)B.C. town mulls marijuana grow-ops | Support the CFFF through Ladders Up (April 2012)Canmore firefighters to continue to respond to medical calls  | Volunteer firefighters return to Charlie Lake (April 2012)Volunteer firefighters turn in their pagers  | Tribunal rules technical violation in firefighter hiring case (April 2012)Retirement homes need automatic sprinklers: fire chiefs | B.C. chiefs launch hard-hitting smoke-alarm campaign (March 2012)Mayor set on rescued anglers paying up | Mob attack &#39;worst case&#39; of civil disobedience (March 2012)Nunavut threatens to sue former fire marshal | Chief responds to concern about fire service (March 2012)Municipality fined in firefighter’s death | Ex-fire marshal says building was fire trap (March 2012)Investigators seek cause of deadly derailment | Iqaluit fire leaves two dead, dozens homeless (February 2012)Experts predict dramatic rise in wildfires | Corner Brook mayor urged to resign over firefighter cuts (February 2012)Firefighters examine highrise blaze safety | New rules would legalize fire traps (February 2012)Condo owner fined for fire-code violations | IAFF files complaint against the City of Brandon (February 2012)Firefighters discuss tentative deal | Electrical substation erupts in flames (January 2012)Remains of sawmill worker found | N.L. firefighters prepare for strike (January 2012)Firefighters reject tentative deal | New fire chief ready for challenge (January 2012)Firefighter injured in five-alarm blaze | Fire destroys fire department, town offices (January 2012)Unexpected blast kills volunteer firefighter | Firefighters injured in industrial blaze (January 2012)Recap 2011 with some of our top stories and columns (December 2011)FFIC to Meaford trial sparks angst over liability | Fire destroys Newfoundland resort (December 2011)Meaford defence calls for acquittal | Winnipeg names new chief (December 2011)Senator questions tax credit | Budget cuts increase risk (December 2011)Chief says response standars are tough to meet | Quebec firefighters quit over re-certification (November 2011)Firefighter injured battling two-home blaze | Residents say no to new fire halls (November 2011)White Point fire accidental | Chief was suspicious of ex-firefighters (November 2011)Propane torch caused Listowel LODDs | Show us your Mo (November 2011)Arson caused Slave Lake fire | Pulp mill explosions kills one (November 2011)

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