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Carbon Monoxide Alarms - Ontario Regulation 194/14 came into force on October 15, 2014.


Fire Safety Courses for Improving Safety for Vulnerable Ontarians - Training for Owners/Operators, Chief Fire Officials and Supervisory Staff of Care Occupancies, Care and Treatment Occupancies and Retirement Homes


Public Education Reources for Fire Departments

The Perfect Meal

Preparing for Floods

Make a plan, build a kit, stay informed

Emergencies can strike anywhere, at any time. That’s why everyone in Ontario is encouraged to be prepared: make a plan, build a kit and stay informed.

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Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management Integrated Risk Management Web Tool – a building fire risk assessment tool


Risk and Safety Management Plans (RSMP) for Propane Facilities


Important fire safety tips during power outages!

To reduce fire risk during a power outage, the Office of the Fire Marshal recommends following the following safety tips: Electrically-connected smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms will not work when the power is out. Homeowners should ensure they have battery-operated smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms to provide early warning of fire and carbon monoxide.

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Did You Know?


Careless cooking
is the
#1 cause of
fire-related injuries

in Ontario