The FIREWELL Research Champion series profile our firefighter collaborators and their critical contributions to our research on firefighter health and wellbeing. Meet Chief John Hay Chief John Hay is the Fire Chief of Thunder Bay Fire Rescue (TBFR). He isRead More
Commander Ken McMullen (Chief of Red Deer Emergency Services) was part of the Canada Task Force 2 (CAN-TF2) team that received the inaugural Emergency Management Exemplary Service Award (Resilient Communities) from Public Safety Canada. The CAN-TF2 team was recognized forRead More
The Fire Fighters’ Association of Ontario’s (FFAO) annual convention will be hosted by the Grand Valley Firefighters’ Association and The Grand Valley & District Fire Department from July 30th to August 3rd. Come and join FFAO for a week ofRead More
The main training forum for northwestern fire services will be held on September 6-9, 2018 in Thunder Bay. Program Topics: Program A - SCBA, PPE and Safety for the New Firefighter Program B – Search & Rescue Program C -Read More
Research to improve the health and safety of firefighters.