June 10, 2013
Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs’ Applauds New Medical Marihuana Regulations
Ottawa, ON – Today, the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC) joined federal Minister of Health the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, P.C., M.P., for an announcement of the Government of Canada’s new regulations related to the licensing of medical marihuana grow-operations. On behalf of the CAFC, Executive Committee Member and Ottawa Fire Chief John deHooge applauded [...]
May 14, 2013
Fire-Rescue Canada 2013 Online Registration Now Open!
Early Bird Registration until: August 22!
May 10, 2013
Sprinkler legislation to alter building code
The Province of Ontario announced changes to the building code Thursday that will make automatic sprinklers mandatory in all nursing and long term care homes.
May 2, 2013
Continental Security Symposium 23-24 MAY 2013
Location: CANADIAN FORCES COLLEGE (Toronto) Fee: $40, includes coffee and dinner for Thursday night Keynote Address
March 21, 2013
Canadian CBRNE Recommended Equipment List
The Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs has been a participating partner in the development of the Canadian CBRNE Recommended Equipment List. It is now available for consultation. Please visit http://psprc-crpsp.ca for full information and to learn more.
February 13, 2013
CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF FIRE CHIEFS ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
After conducting an extensive search, the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs’ Executive Committee and Board of Directors are pleased to announce the appointment of John-Paul Cody-Cox as Executive Director effective February 2, 2013.
January 31, 2013
Policy is Not Enough: Preventing Discrimination Law Suits in Your Fire Department Webinar Part II
Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 10am – 11:15am PST
Join us for Part 2 of FIRE 20/20′s Preventing Discrimination Law Suits in Your Fire Department Webinar. Our esteemed panel of experts will continue the conversation about policy issues that impact your department; legally, ethically, emotionally and culturally. Learn more about why just having policies in place is not enough.
January 29, 2013
Passing of former Fire Chief Russell Mark Nelson
We wish to announce the passing of former Fire Chief Russell Mark Nelson on Thursday January 24th, 2013 at 09:10 in the Meadow Lake Hospital after an eight-year struggle with cancer.
January 18, 2013
Volunteer Firefighter Lifetime Achievement Award Online Nomination Form
The Canadian Volunteer Fire Services Association annually honors a volunteer firefighter or fire officer whose outstanding achievements in the fire service and community exemplify the duties of a firefighter. Nominated by their peers, the recipients are awarded a plaque and a place in history within the Canadian fire fighting community.