News

It’s time to submit nominations for annual awards.

By Delbert Blakney | April 29, 2021

OMFPOA Executive are requesting annual nominations for: Jim Copeland Award Dave Sylvester Student Bursary Fire…

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Fire Prevention and Public Education Grant 2021

By Delbert Blakney | April 29, 2021

Dear Members The OMFPOA (Ontario Municipal Fire Prevention Officers Association) Executive Officers are continuously working…

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ESA Warning on Lichtenberg generators.

By Vince Tripp | April 27, 2021

ESA warns against unsafe use of electrical equipment to build Lichtenberg generators. Used to create…

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Training Session: Best Practices in Public Education – Surrey BC Case Study

By Delbert Blakney | April 21, 2021

Dear Fire Chief, Public Educator, Fire Prevention Officer: Register now for the Office of the…

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OMFPOA Training & Education Program – April 22nd

By Delbert Blakney | April 19, 2021

Hi there, You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Apr 22, 2021 09:00 Eastern…

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Oakville Fire Department launches a series of multi-lingual videos for youths

By Delbert Blakney | April 12, 2021

Please see the following submission from Oakville Fire Department.  Thank you for sharing your program…

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Department of Psychology at Ryerson University – intervention for first responders with PTSD.

By Delbert Blakney | April 8, 2021

Submitted by Julianne Bushe, Department of Psychology at Ryerson University. Dear OMFPOA Members, My name…

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New TSSA documents for Patio Heater Safety and a Checklist for Restaurant Patio Heaters

By Delbert Blakney | April 8, 2021

TSSA has provided the following resources for our use and distribution. Patio Heater Guidelines –…

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OMFPOA Training and Education Program – April 22 0900 to 1200

By Delbert Blakney | April 8, 2021

Save the date everyone.  We’re just working on a last minute speaker cancelation and will…

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Congratulations to the following newly elected Chapter Executives

By Delbert Blakney | April 2, 2021

Chapter 2 President – Brian McBain, Embrun Fire Department Chapter 2 Vice-President – Carl Surprenant,…

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Canadian Fire Sprinkler Industry Mourns the Loss of Paul Harding

By Delbert Blakney | March 31, 2021

The fire sprinkler industry has lost a legend!  Paul Harding passed away peacefully on March…

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Ontario fire deaths hit near-record level amid pandemic

By Delbert Blakney | March 31, 2021

A well written article. https://lfpress.com/news/local-news/ontario-fire-deaths-hit-near-record-level-amid-pandemic

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