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Research Reports, Articles, and Resources

Fire Safety Journal A Decision Model for Recommending Which Building Occupants Should Move Where During Fire Emergencies

Fire Safety Journal Detection of Fires in the Toilet Compartment and Driver Sleeping Compartment of Buses and Coaches – Installation Considerations Based on Full Scale Tests

NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation Summary Career Fire Lieutenant Killed by Roof/Ceiling Collapse During Overhaul, Georgia

NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation Summary Volunteer Fire Fighter Dies from Injuries Sustained at a Residential Structure Fire, New York

NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation Summary Wildland Fire Superintendent Dies from Heart Attack after Performing Physical Fitness Training, Idaho

Coroner’s Inquest: Special Probe Will Investigate Ontario’s 911 Response System

Public Education and Fire Safety

Events

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

March 8 2017 Security Career Expo, Vaughan, ON

March 9-10 CSA Z1600 – Emergency Management and Business Continuity Standard Course, Burlington, ON

March 16 2017 Fire Protection Career Fair and Networking Dinner at Seneca, Toronto, ON

March 20-21 CAFC Government Relations Week, Ottawa, ON

March 21-23 Wildland Urban Interface Conference, Reno, NV

March 24-April 2 Canadian Firefighters Curling Championships, Mississauga, ON

March 31-April 1 Northeastern Fire Education Conference Trade Show, Huntsville, ON

April 11 OFMEM Training Session: What’s Trending: Making Social Media Work for Public Fire Safety Education Toronto, ON

April 25-28 2017 WADEM Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine, Toronto, ON

April 27 2nd Dangerous Goods Conference, Mississauga, ON

May 6-10 OAFC 2017 Conference, Toronto, ON

May 7-8 OAFC 2017 Trade Show, Toronto, ON

May 11-12 17th Annual OAEM Conference & AGM, Burlington, ON

May 28-June 1 2017 OMFPOA Training & Educational Symposium, Windsor, ON

July 30-August 7 2017 FFAO Convention Sturgeon Falls, ON

August 21-25 International Association of Forensic Sciences 2017 Toronto, ON

September 17-20 Fire-Rescue Canada 2017

October 4 Focus on Drones Toronto, ON

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Latest Recalls

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

Nasri International Inc. Recalls Romy & Aksel Brand Children's Sleepwear Health Canada

Expanded Recall: Certain Garrison, Maison, NOMA, RONA and UPM branded line voltage thermostats Health Canada

Holland Imports Inc. and Modern Houseware Imports recall Value Power Night Light Bulbs Health Canada

Recall Re-Announcement: Sony of Canada Limited recalls Panasonic Lithium Ion Battery Packs in VAIO Personal Computers Health Canada

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