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Research Reports, Articles, and Resources

Fire Sciences Reviews Mechanical Properties of High and Very High Steel at Elevated Temperatures and After Cooling Down

Fire Technology Application Tests of New Wetting Compositions of Wildland Firefighting

IAFC Using Data to Predict Fire, Technology to Detect Them

NFPA Impact of Fixed Fire Fighting Systems on Road Tunnel Resilience, Ventilation and Other Systems

World Health Organization WHO Simulation Exercise Manual

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Events

Grimsby Regional Training Centre Course Offerings, Various Dates

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

August 28-31 2017 Canadian National Advanced Fire, Arson and Explosion Investigation Training Program, Markham, ON

September 7-10 FireCon 2017 Thunder Bay, ON

September 10 2017 Canadian Firefighters Annual Memorial Ceremony, Ottawa, ON

September 12 Ontario Fire & Life Safety Educators (OFLSE) ‘From the Ground Up’ Workshop, Kingston, ON

September 17-20 Fire-Rescue Canada 2017, Vancouver, BC

September 23 Sara’s Ride, Caledon, ON

October 1 Toronto Firefighter Memorial Parade & Service, Toronto, ON

October 4 Focus on Drones Toronto, ON

October 18-19 Security Canada International Security Conference and Exposition, Toronto, ON

October 23 Operational Stress Injury (OSI) Conference, Toronto, ON

October 25 South Western Ontario Fire Trade Show, Leamington, ON

November 3-5 Fire Service Women Conference and AGM, London, ON

November 4 Ontario Fire Buffs Association Annual Meeting and Fire Service Collectables Show and Sale, Toronto, ON

November 21 Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) Fire Service Roundtable, Niagara Falls, ON

November 22-23 OAFC Midterm Meeting, Niagara Falls, ON

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Latest Recalls

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

Home Hardware Recalls Home Butane 9000 and 9001 Portable Gas Ranges Muskoka 411

Tried & True Wood Finishes recalls Danish Oil, Varnish Oil and Original Wood Finish Health Canada

Magic Relighting Candles by Forum Novelties Health Canada

Firewood Recalls Vaporizers Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert) US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Richie House Children’s Robes Recalled by Belle Investment Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Sold Exclusively at Amazon.com US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Fred’s Recalls Charcoal Grills Due to Fire Hazard US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Sweet Bamboo Recalls Children’s Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Nestlé Waters North America Recalls AccuPure Water Dispensers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards (Recall Alert) US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Polaris Recalls RZR 170 Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Fuel Leak, Fire Hazards US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Quality Foam Recalls Mattresses Due to Violation of Federal Mattress Flammability Standard US Consumer Product Safety Commission

iRover Recalls Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards Due to Fire Hazard US Consumer Product Safety Commission

ZORJAR Recalls Women’s Scarves Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com (Recall Alert) US Consumer Product Safety Commission

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