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2020 Symposium On-line Registration is Now Open!

By Delbert Blakney | March 10, 2020

Please follow this link to register for the 2020 Symposium….. Symposium Registration The planning committee…

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Postponed: Training Session: How to Use a Community Risk Assessment

By Delbert Blakney | March 10, 2020

 Public Education Matters  Enhancing Fire Safety Education and Prevention in Your Community                                    …

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Important Notice – Symposium Magazine

By Delbert Blakney | March 10, 2020

Attention All OMFPOA Members, Each year for the Symposium a magazine gets published on behalf…

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It’s time to submit for our annual awards.

By Delbert Blakney | March 5, 2020

We are now accepting nominations for the 2020 awards listed below.  Deadline for submissions is…

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Health Canada – Combination Smoke/Co Alarm Recall

By Delbert Blakney | March 4, 2020

Please see the following recall from Health Canada. Special thanks to Robert Bolt from Collingwood…

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UL is seeking Canadian Representation for the Canadian Standard ANSI/CAN/UL 973 Standard for Automatically Operated Roof Vents for Smoke and Heat.

By Delbert Blakney | March 2, 2020

 UL is looking for Canadian representation from the Fire discipline for this standards development committee. …

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Health Canada warns of the recall of several USB wall chargers due to shock, burn or fire hazards.

By Delbert Blakney | March 2, 2020

Please see the following link from Health Canada. https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/72291a-eng.php  

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OMFPOA partners with Ontario Fire College to deliver Fire Prevention Courses.

By Delbert Blakney | March 2, 2020

 The OMFPOA is pleased to announce that we have partnered with the Ontario Fire College…

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New forms for Orders issued under the FPPA

By Delbert Blakney | February 6, 2020

New forms for Orders issued under the FPPA have been added to our “members only”…

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The OMFPOA is currently accepting applications for the 2020 Fire Prevention and Public Education Grants. Submissions are due by May 1st, 2020.

By Delbert Blakney | January 24, 2020

For additional information and the application form visit our Grants page https://www.omfpoa.com/grants/

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ESA MEDIA RELEASE New TikTok Challenge Posing Serious Electrical Risks

By Delbert Blakney | January 24, 2020

New TikTok Challenge Posing Serious Electrical Risks Electrical Safety Authority reminds of the dangers of…

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OMFPOA Seeking 2021 and 2022 Symposium Hosts

By Delbert Blakney | January 22, 2020

The OMFPOA Executive is looking for Departments interested in hosting the 2021 and 2022 Symposium. …

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