Female Reproductive Cancers Now Covered In Alberta
January 21, 2018
Alex Forrest: Women are proud members of the Fire service and with that they suffer increased reproductive cancer rates and all provinces need to acknowledge this by expanding provincial firefighter presumptive cancer coverage.
I and the uffw have dedicated decades to ensuring occupational cancer and it’s connection to firefighting is acknowledged.
As always the IAFF Canada – AIP is fighting for this protection – Great Work Alberta Fire Fighters Association with your success!
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Ontario Firefighter Paramedic Discussion
January 21, 2018
This video showcases a moderated discussion between the president of the Ontario’s Fire Fighters association and the CUPE Ontario ambulance chair about the future of integrated EMS in Ontario.
(Video starts at 10:00)
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Little / Goold Stag Recap
January 18, 2018
Packed house at last night’s retirement function for Brothers Kevin Little Reg#1358 and Alec Goold Reg#1386.
Both retire as captains in the WFD with nearly sixty years of combined dedicated service to the citizens of Winnipeg.
We wish them both long, healthy and happy retirements!
Fire at Sagehill Stables
January 9, 2018
Responding Wpg Firefighters were saddened to hear of the passing of several injured horses during yesterday’s fire and wish Sagehill Stables and veterinary team the best while healing the stables.
“The Winnipeg Fire Department also continued to help us throughout the day supplying oxygen to the horses and we cannot thank them enough for this support which we believe saved many horses lives.”
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Alex Forrest Wage Agreement
January 6, 2018
Below is a link to the recent Free Press article describing Alex’s contract with the City of Winnipeg.
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