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Research Reports, Articles, and Resources

Fire Protection Engineering Pathways to Building Fire Spread in the Wildland-Urban Interface

NFPA Fire Prevention Week for Kids and Families

NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program Career Fire Fighter Struck and Killed While Working a Crash Scene on Ice Covered Interstate Overpass, Texas

US Department of Homeland Security National Preparedness Report

US Fire Administration Smart Smoke Alarm Using Linear Discriminant Analysis

Safety Alerts

Transport Canada Safety Advisory: Petroleum Crude Oil and Hydrogen Sulfide Safety Awareness

Natural Resources Canada The Use of Special Effect Pyrotechnic and Colour Powder


CASA Online Technical Seminars/Educational Seminars, Various Dates and Locations

September 8-9 OAFC Occupational Health & Safety Training Workshop, Toronto, ON

September 10 Public Fire & Life Safety Educator’s Seminar – Fire Safety: Are We Speaking the Same Language? Mississauga, ON

September 10-11 FireCon Trade Show, Thunder Bay, ON

September 12-13 Wildfire Strategies and Tactics Workshop, Port Carling, ON

September 20-24 Fire-Rescue Canada, Victoria, BC

October 26-30 The 2015 Canadian National Advanced Fire, Arson and Explosion Investigation Training Program, Markham, ON

November 6-8 Fire Service Women Ontario 5th Annual Conference and General Meeting, Mississauga, ON

January 20-21, 2016 Labour Relations Seminar, Toronto, ON

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Latest Recalls

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

Expanded Recall: Kidde Recalls Residential Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/CO Alarms Health Canada

Prym Consumer Canada, Inc. recalls Prym Sewing™ Cheesecloth Health Canada

Trane and American Standard Recall Accessory Heaters Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert) US Consumer Product Safety Commission

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