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by FFICeditor
Fri Jan 25, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Volunteer
Topic: Shaw Spotlight on Vancouver volunteer firefighter
Replies: 1
Views: 511

Shaw Spotlight on Vancouver volunteer firefighter

Check out this Shaw Spotlight profile of a Vancouver Island volunteer firefighter titled "Hero Next Door".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgSx1Uh ... e=youtu.be
by FFICeditor
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Fire Chief – City of Surrey, B.C.
Replies: 0
Views: 378

Fire Chief – City of Surrey, B.C.

Fire Chief City of Surrey, B.C. Scope As the leader of the Surrey Fire Service (SFS) and a member of the City of Surrey’s senior executive team, the Fire Chief is accountable for the effective delivery of fire suppression, first response, protection, education, prevention and safety services for th...
by FFICeditor
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Firefighting and Rescue Headlines
Topic: Ontario takes steps to curb devastating barn fires
Replies: 0
Views: 156

Ontario takes steps to curb devastating barn fires

Jan. 8, 2019, London, Ont. - The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) is hoping to prevent barn fires that not only destroy farm buildings but kill livestock. Each year, there are approximately 80 barn fires causing $18.5 million damage according to the Office of the Fire...
by FFICeditor
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Firefighting and Rescue Headlines
Topic: Firefighters say snow can cause a fire in winter
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Firefighters say snow can cause a fire in winter

January 12, 2019, Corner Brook, N.L. – Corner Brook Fire Department Deputy Chief Craig Harnum says clearing snow properly and making sure appliances work safely are key this time of year.

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfound ... -1.4971196
by FFICeditor
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Firefighting and Rescue Headlines
Topic: Electric, hybrid vehicles pose new challenges for Saskatchewan volunteers
Replies: 0
Views: 76

Electric, hybrid vehicles pose new challenges for Saskatchewan volunteers

Jan. 14, 2019, Saskatoon - Electric and hybrid cars provide benefits, but also come with a learning curve for firefighters. Volunteer firefighters in Saskatchewan have introduced an electric and hybrid component to their training over the past few years, but they are having a hard time getting hands...