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Presumptive legislation announced

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Members of the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs worked with Labour Minister Peter Fonseca (centre) to have presumptive legislation extended to volunteer and part-time firefighters and fire inspectors. Fonseca announced Thursday that a new regulation, effective immediately, will cover the province's more than 19,000 volunteers, part-timers and inspectors. Pictured with Fonseca are OAFC treasurer Kevin Foster, OAFC president Richard Boyes, OAFC first vice-president Tim Beckett and OAFC third vice-president Ted Bryan. Photo by Laura King
 

November 6, 2009
By Carey Fredericks