TORONTO, June 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Rock 95 / Kool FM Barrie will receive a
Fire Safety Award from the Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council at
a ceremony on June 19, 2014 in Toronto. The annual Fire Safety Awards
recognize outstanding contributions to fire protection and prevention
For the past three years, Rock 95 / Kool FM Barrie have partnered with
Barrie Fire and Emergency Service to raise awareness about fire safety
issues in the community. These radio stations have donated substantial
air time to broadcasting fire safety messages at opportune times, such
as immediately after a fire occurrence in the community, in addition to
posting information on their social media sites.
Every year during Fire Prevention Week, the radio stations dedicate time
each day to promote fire safety. This past December, they provided
daily airtime to promote holiday fire safety.
Rock 95 / Kool FM Barrie have also agreed to be the media sponsors for
the fire department's Hot Summer Nights campaign this upcoming summer. They plan to provide the fire department
with three spots each Thursday this summer to broadcast live from
"Barrie Fire and Emergency Service know they can rely upon these radio
stations to help them inform the community about fire and life safety
issues," said Ted Wieclawek, Chair, Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety
Council. "Rock 95 / Kool FM Barrie are invaluable allies in their quest
to keep the residents of Simcoe County safe from fire."
The Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council gratefully acknowledges
the support of its sponsors in this event: TD Bank Group, Toronto Blue
Jays, Union Gas Limited/ A Spectra Energy Company, Technical Standards
& Safety Authority - TSSA, Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. Proctor &
Gamble Inc., Electrical Safety Authority, CSA Group, The Co-operators
Group, Kidde Canada Inc., Roxul Inc. and The Home Depot.
SOURCE: Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council
For further information:
Carol Gravelle, Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management, (416) 325-3138 firstname.lastname@example.org