February 20, 2015 | News,
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON –Today, the President of the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC), Fire Chief Paul Boissonneault issued the following statement in response to the introduction by The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, of the Safe and Accountable Rail Act. “Canada’s Fire Chiefs applaud the Government of Canada and the […]
February 19, 2015 | News,
Ottawa, ON – Today, the President of the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC), Fire Chief Paul Boissonneault, issued the following statement in response to the announcement by Quebec Labour Minister Sam Hamad that the province will be making automatic sprinklers mandatory in most seniors’ residences: “The Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs commends Minister Hamad […]
February 17, 2015 | News,
Five days after the release of the coroner’s report on the deadly fire in L’Isle-Verte last year, Quebec announced that it will enact one of its central recommendations: Automatic sprinklers will become mandatory in nearly all certified old-age homes, Labour Minister Sam Hamad said Tuesday.