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In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, Ontario fire departments are wearing red epaulettes to raise awareness for first responder mental health, a man has been charged with murder and arson after a suspicious fire killed two near the Acadian Peninsula, and Fire Fighting in Canada’s trucks columnist Chris Dennis explains how NFPA standards help departments stay on top of maintenance.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, a fire at a Hamilton hospital displaces nearly one hundred patients, fire fighting equipment was stolen from a volunteer department in New Brunswick, and Canadian Firefighter columnist Chad Roberts discusses best practices for patient care.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, a fiery 14-vehicle crash on Highway 400 killed three people, Oakville firefighters break two world records at an international competition in Kentucky, and Canadian Firefighter columnist Jason Clark discusses the challenges of meeting fire service expectations.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, a Newfoundland fire chief says a fire at his department’s training facility was caused by arson, a northern Ontario municipality is calling on the province to reconsider a proposed bill that would raise volunteer firefighter costs, and Canadian Firefighter columnist Tim Llewellyn explains a more efficient method to staying low in smoky scenes.

In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, department and union leadership in Surrey, B.C., are using a pay incentive program to drive performance, Newfoundland firefighters are taking a different approach to incidents involving people with autism, and Canadian Firefighter columnist Arjuna George looks back on two decades in the fire service.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, a group of Edmonton firefighters returned home from Ukraine after providing equipment to first responders, departments across the country celebrated Fire Prevention Week with activities and contests, and Surrey, B.C., Chief Len Garis says fire service leaders should consider taking online training for data-driven decision-making. 
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, Vancouver fire crews battled a massive fire near the city’s Olympic Village, volunteer firefighters in Sudbury, Ont., are facing disciplinary action over criticizing proposed changes to the city’s fire service, and Fire Fighting in Canada columnist Samantha Hoffmann says departments should consider a more adult approach to public education. 
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, a Winnipeg firefighter has been accused of sexually abusing three young women, two of British Columbia’s largest wildfires have caused nearly 130 million dollars in damages, and Fire Fighting in Canada columnist Dave Balding urges departments to embrace a new generation of firefighters. 
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, all remaining evacuation orders and alerts in British Columbia have been lifted, an Oshawa, Ont., councillor is calling on the provincial government to regulate ice/ swift-water training for firefighters, and Fire Fighting in Canada columnist Tom DeSorcy says laid-back leadership styles are an effective approach to running departments. 
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, British Columbia announced funding to help prevent future wildfires, a massive wildfire in southwestern Alberta has grown due to aggressive fire behavior, andFire Fighting in Canadacolumnist Bill Boyes is urging aspiring officers to try flexible leadership courses.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, provincial and federal politicians discussed wildfire response efforts in British Columbia, District of North Vancouver firefighters responded to multiple rescue calls over the long weekend, and a firefighters’ association in Nova Scotia has developed a streamlined training program to help retain volunteers. 
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, the federal government announces funding for Firefighters’ National Memorial Day, firefighters in Hamilton, Ont., are filing cancer claims at twice the provincial rate, and Toronto Fire Chief Matt Pegg urges fire-service members to aim for influence over rank. 
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, Editor Laura King looks at British Columbia’s strategy for managing wildfire fighting resources, Training Officer Chris Vanderburg returns to the task level, and Comox Chief Gord Schreiner offers cost-effective firefighter safety tips that any department can use
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, Toronto crews respond to an electrical fire at the top of the CN Tower, several cases of arson have been reported in Williams Lake, B.C., and Fire Fighting in Canada columnist Chris Dennis urges departments to perform regular vehicle maintenance.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, A University of Alberta study finds that artificial intelligence can help predict wildfires, crews in Hamilton, Ont., rescue 15 people from recreation areas, and Fire Fighting in Canada columnist Vince MacKenzie urges departments to seek feedback from firefighters about their training programs.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, Sault Ste. Marie’s former fire chief has been charged with fraud, smoke and hot weather are creating difficulties for wildfire crews in British Columbia, and Fire Fighting in Canada columnist Ed Brouwer urges departments to allow new firefighters to learn on the fire ground.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, Sault Ste. Marie’s former fire chief has been charged with fraud, smoke and hot weather are creating difficulties for wildfire crews in British Columbia, and Fire Fighting in Canada columnist Ed Brouwer urges departments to allow new firefighters to learn on the fire ground.
In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, another fatal fire in a Toronto seniors’ highrise raises concerns over occupant safety, the International Association of Fire Chiefs says departments must build a positive culture that helps members recognize when colleagues are stressed, and an expert in first-responder mental health says discussions about well-being should begin during recruit training. 

In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, thousands of evacuees in British Columbia wait to return home as new fires start across the province, a B.C. fire chief says wildfires are putting a tremendous strain on resources, and Canadian Firefighter columnist Mark van der Feyst says all firefighters should be prepared to make a mayday call.

In today’s episode of Fire Fighting in Canada This Week, British Columbia is in a state of emergency as firefighters battle wildfires across the province, chief fire officers from Atlantic Canada met in Moncton this week to network and learn, and a small project to help firefighters in Mexico obtain bunker gear and breathing apparatus has snowballed into a major initiative.

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