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Firefighter's suicide "A punch to the gut"

Calling the suicide of an Edmonton firefighter "a punch to the gut", Fire Chief Ken Block is...

Wildfires are getting bigger and more frequent - can anything be done?

While climate change is contributing to more and bigger wildfires, particularly in BC and...

Consultation to create national Indigenous Fire Marshal's office to begin

The Aboriginal Firefighters Association of Canada will begin hosting consultations across the...

Are Canadian museums vulnerable to fire?

After a devastating fire destroyed Brazil's National Museum Canadian museums are evaluating...

Ford F-150s recalled due to seatbelt fire risk

Two million Ford F-150 pickups, including 340,000 in Canada, have been recalled due to a...

When to evacuate residents during a wildfire

A researcher at South Dakota State University has used fire spread modeling in conjunction...

Acid leak on highway leads to multiple insurance claims

An incident involving two transport trucks leaking sulphuric acid on the main highway through...

Regina considers new fees under its fire bylaw

In an effort to improve public safety and align with provincial legislation and the National...

June in fire history - Air Canada Flight 797

On June 2, 1983 Air Canada Flight 797 travelling from Dallas/Fort Worth to Montreal developed...