A research partnership between Lakehead University (Lead: Dr. Kathryn Sinden), Thunder Bay Fire Rescue, and Thunder Bay Professional Fire Fighters Assocation was recognized by Lakehead University with a 2021 Community-Engaged Research Award. The award was announced virtually in March 2021Read More
The July issue of The Dispatch is now available. In this issue: - physiological demands of simulated firefighting tasks - cardiovascular health - mental health supports - occupational exposures - protective equipment To read newsletter: click here To view newsletterRead More
The second Sunday in September of each year is designated in memory of firefighters who have fallen in the line of duty. On that day, the Canadian flag will be half-masted on all federal buildings and establishments. Read More
The Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs are hosting their annual conference virtually on September 13-14, 2021. Conference registration opens: mid-April 2021 The program will be announced in late Spring 2021. Read More
Research to improve the health and safety of firefighters.