The FIREWELL Research Champion series profile our firefighter collaborators and their critical contributions to our research on firefighter health and wellbeing. Meet Chief Ken McMullen Chief Ken McMullen is the Fire Chief and Emergency Services Manager of the RedRead More
Dr. David Frost (University of Toronto) was featured on a recent Behind the Shield podcast. Topics of discussion included: movement-guided fitness, injury prevention and wellness programs for firefighters. To listen to the 1.5-hour interview (Episode 115): click here. Read 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
The second Sunday in September of each year is now 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
Research to improve the health and safety of firefighters.