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Firefighters test mask that lets them see through smoke

Menlo Park firefighters have been testing a mask that outlines all the objects in a room,...

Insurers must cover fire engine maker for hearing loss claims

A state court has ruled an insurance company must cover a fire truck manufacturer against...

Phone chargers recalled over fire and electric shock risk

Health Canada has issued a recall for several brands of uncertified cell phone...

Health Canada issues recall notice for faulty smoke alarms

Health Canada has issued a recall notice for approximately 40,000 faulty Kidde smoke alarms....

Calgary upholds seven minute fire response target

Calgary's city  council has decided against increasing its fire response target from...

Calgary contractor calls for mandatory boiler inspections

After being called in to inspect the boilers at an Airdrie apartment building where a young...

Fire Chief suggests innovative way to create more parking spaces

Surrey's Fire Chief, Len Garis, has suggested reducing the size of fire hydrant no parking...

Up to Code makes life easier for Medicine Hat landlords

The city of Medicine Hat has introduced a publicly available registry of secondary suites that...

March in fire history - the Happy Land fire

On March 25, 1990 an arson fire killed 87 people trapped in the unlicensed Happy Land Social...