Fire Fighting in Canada

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Quebec’s volunteer LODDs

March 11, 2008 

One of our priorities for the coming weeks is to beef up reporting about volunteer fire services. In great swaths of Canada, if it were not for volunteers, there would be no fire service at all. The risks taken by volunteers are sadly highlighted this week in Quebec, where the loss of two young volunteer firefighters has two communities reeling. The Globe and Mail carries a report here.


March 11, 2008  By Carey Fredericks

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