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Trainer charged with negligence in deadly rescue exercise

Almost three years after fire fighting student Adam Brunt died during an ice and swift water rescue course, a criminal charge has been laid against trainer Terry Harrison.

Halifax, firefighters ratify new collective agreement

Halifax regional council voted to approve a new collective agreement for the city’s firefighters on Friday.

Union says cutting K-9 unit will affect public safety

The Calgary Fire Department has proposed cutting its K-9 arson unit – a move that the Calgary Firefighters’ Association says will affect the department’s ability to investigate fires.

Former firefighter receives apology for gender discrimination

Municipal officials in Halifax gave an apology on Monday to a former firefighter who fought against what she says was "systemic'' gender discrimination.
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How to attract visitors to your trade show booth

With 2018 fast approaching, the New Year means a new season of fire service conferences and trade shows. Public education expert Tanya Bettridge offers tips to help your booth draw more visitors. » Learn more
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OAFC Hicks Morley Labour Relations Seminar

January 17-18, 2018
Location: Toronto
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