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Aug 01, 2019, 14:03 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Names New Executive Director

AJAX, ON, Aug. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) is pleased to announce that Michelle O'Hara, longtime association staff member, has been named executive director of the...


Nov 16, 2018, 15:14 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Applauds Government for Fire Services Labour Relations Reform

AJAX, ON, Nov. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) applauds the Ford Government for introducing legislation under Bill 57, Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability...


Oct 09, 2018, 17:01 ET Jenny Jones Supports Volunteer Firefighters Across Ontario Doubling Her Jenny's Heroes Canada Grant

AJAX, ON, Oct. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - After receiving an overwhelming response to the Jenny's Heroes Canada – Ontario Fire Services Equipment Grant process from volunteer fire departments across Ontario,...


Jan 12, 2018, 15:19 ET Multiple fatal fires prompt plea from Ontario's fire service leaders, demanding action in every household

AJAX, ON, Jan. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - After a series of fatal fires in Ontario, chief fire officers and public educators across the province are pleading with their communities to put an end to further...


May 07, 2017, 11:40 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Holds Memorial Service Sunday May 7, 2017 7:00pm

TORONTO, May 7, 2017 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) will hold their annual memorial service to remember and honour the chief officers who have passed away in the last year....


Jul 17, 2016, 14:13 ET Statement from the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs

AJAX, ON, July 17, 2016 /CNW/ - On behalf of Ontario's fire chiefs, our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with the family, friends, and fellow firefighters of Loyalist Township Emergency Services...


May 01, 2016, 11:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Holds Memorial Service Sunday May 1, 2016 7:00pm/

TORONTO, April 29, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) will hold their annual Memorial Service to remember and honour the Chief Officers who have passed away in the last year....


Apr 29, 2016, 15:00 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs 2016 Conference to Include Memorial Service Honouring Fallen Chief Fire Officers

TORONTO, April 29, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs is looking forward to hosting their yearly conference and trade show, starting this weekend at the Toronto Congress Centre. Most ...


Apr 29, 2016, 10:30 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Holds Memorial Service Sunday May 1, 2016 7:00pm

TORONTO, April 29, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) will hold their annual Memorial Service to remember and honour the Chief Officers who have passed away in the last year....


Apr 08, 2016, 10:51 ET Fire Service 'Road to Mental Readiness' Training Program launches in Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 8, 2016 /CNW/ - A group of fire service officers will be the first in Ontario to be trained to recognize signs of mental health issues and work-related stress in themselves and ...


Apr 07, 2016, 11:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Ontario Minister of Labour and Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs President to mark first 'Road to Mental Readiness' training session in Mississauga/

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 5, 2016 /CNW/ - Ontario Labour Minister Kevin Flynn, Mental Health Commission of Canada Director of Mental Health First Aid, Micheal Pietrus, Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs ...


Apr 05, 2016, 16:06 ET Ontario Minister of Labour and Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs President to mark first 'Road to Mental Readiness' training session in Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 5, 2016 Ontario Labour Minister Kevin Flynn, Mental Health Commission of Canada Director of Mental Health First Aid, Micheal Pietrus, Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs...


Feb 12, 2016, 09:30 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs announce trainer graduates on leading edge mental health program

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) in partnership with the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) is pleased to announce that forty first...


Jul 30, 2015, 10:00 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Partner on Leading Edge Mental Health Program

AJAX, ON, July 30, 2015 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) today announced the launch of a partnership with the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) which will see the Road to ...


May 03, 2015, 11:42 ET Media Advisory - Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs holds Memorial Service Sunday May 3, 2015 7:00pm

TORONTO, May 3, 2015 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) will hold their annual Memorial Service honouring the Chief Officers who have passed away in the last year. This is one of...


Nov 25, 2014, 10:37 ET Solar Industry & Ontario Fire Chiefs Announce New Solar Safety Training Program

OTTAWA, Nov. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - In an effort to continue to improve the safety of firefighters and the people they protect, the Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) and the Ontario...


Oct 15, 2014, 12:37 ET Statement from M.D. (Matt) Pegg, President, Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs

AJAX, ON, Oct. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC), I would like to thank Commissioner Paul Bélanger for his Report on the Elliot Lake Commission of Inquiry,...


Aug 13, 2014, 13:53 ET Statement From the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs

AJAX, ON, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Earlier today, Ontario's Fire Marshal released a report into the March 29, 2013 fatal fire on Howard Avenue in Sharon, Ontario. This fire was a tragedy for the family...


May 07, 2014, 17:16 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs announces their 2014-15 Board of Directors, Executive Committee and President

AJAX, ON, May 7, 2014 /CNW/ - At their annual conference, the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) elected their 2014-15 Board of Directors, Executive Committee and President. President - Deputy ...


Apr 02, 2014, 16:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Launch of Innovative Program for Hiring Firefighters/

AJAX, ON, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Landing one of the most popular jobs in the province, firefighter, is about to become more open, transparent and fair with the launch of Ontario's province-wide...


Apr 01, 2014, 18:06 ET Media Advisory - Launch of Innovative Program for Hiring Firefighters

AJAX, ON, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Landing one of the most popular jobs in the province, firefighter, is about to become more open, transparent and fair with the launch of Ontario's province-wide...


Jan 23, 2014, 17:39 ET Statement from Deputy Chief Matt Pegg, President, Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs

AJAX, ON, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Earlier today, there was a multiple-fatality fire in a multi-unit residence for seniors in L'Isle-Verte, Quebec. The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC)...


May 09, 2013, 17:51 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs introduces 2013-14 President and Board of Directors

AJAX, ON, May 9, 2013 /CNW/ - At their annual conference, the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) elected their 2013-14 Board of Directors, Executive Committee and President. President - Deputy ...


May 06, 2013, 16:36 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs Welcomes Announcement on Automatic Sprinklers

AJAX, ON, May 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Earlier today at the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) Annual Conference, Premier Kathleen Wynne, joined by Minister of Community Safety and Correctional...


May 05, 2013, 17:20 ET Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs welcome Premier Wynne and Minister Meilleur

AJAX,ON, May 5, 2013 /CNW/ - The Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs (OAFC) is pleased to welcome Premier Kathleen Wynne and Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services Madeleine Meilleur...