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Research Reports, Articles, and Resources

Canadian Firefighter Improving Performance: How Data and Teamwork Can Help Reach Department Goals

Fire Fighting in Canada Specific Specs: Departments Consider Community Needs When Buying Trucks

Fire Fighting in Canada Leadership Forum: Steps to Solving Personnel Problems

National Research Council Public Review on Proposed Changes to Codes Canada Publications from November 6, 2017 to January 2, 2018

University of the Fraser Valley: Centre for Public Safety and Criminal Justice Measuring What Matters: Performance Measurement in Local Government Operations

Public Education and Fire Safety

Check Out The Woodstock Fire Department’s Cool New Video – The Silent Killer Heart FM

Police Reminder That “No Ice is Safe Ice” Timmins Today

Insurance Bureau Donates CO Alarms Niagara This Week

Celebrate The Season with Kids’ Safety Village Oshawa Express

Leave Ice Rescues to the Professionals: Fire Department Ottawa Sun

Ontario Driver Learns Firsthand the Dangers of Portable Charging Devices Muskoka Region News

Events

Various Dates Grimsby Regional Training Centre Course Offerings

November 22-23 OAFC Midterm Meeting, Niagara Falls, ON

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Latest Recalls

For the full list of Recalls please see Safety Issues, Product Recalls and Warnings News

Husqvarna recalls certain Husqvarna and Poulan Pro Brand Lawn Tractors Health Canada

Sleep Number Recalls Foot Warmers Sold with Sleep Number 360 Smart Beds Due to Burn Hazard (Recall Alert) US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Arctic Cat Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Recalled by Textron Specialized Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Wholesale Fireworks Recalls Fireworks Due to Violation of Federal Standards; Explosion and Burn Hazards US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Smart Balance Wheel Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Recalled by Salvage World Due to Explosion and Fire Hazards US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Drone Nerds Recalls Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Due to Fire and Explosion Hazards US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Go Wheels Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Recalled by Four Star Imports Due to Fire and Explosion Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Village Mart US Consumer Product Safety Commission

iHoverspeed Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Recalled by Simplified Wireless Due to Fire Hazard US Consumer Product Safety Commission

iLive Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Recalled by Digital Products Due to Fire Hazard US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Tech Drift Recalls Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Due to Fire and Explosion Hazards US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Sonic Smart Wheels Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Recalled by Dollar Mania Due to Explosion and Fire Hazards US Consumer Product Safety Commission

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