Day of Mourning 2016

April 29, 2016

The 2016 Day Of Mourning ceremony was held Thursday April 28 at City Hall.

This important annual national observation recognizes all workers injured or killed in the workplace.

This year we remember Jack Nicol who passed away earlier this year as a result of workplace-acquired cancer.

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Swearing in at recent membership mtg

April 26, 2016

On Monday April 25, a new group of WFD rookies from several different classes were officialy sworn in as UFFW members.

Stephen Nixon was also sworn in as UFFW’s newest executive board member.

Congratulations to all.

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Prime Minister addresses Cdn Legislative Conference

April 18, 2016

This week the IAFF leadership is meeting in Ottawa for the 23rd Annual Canadian Legislative Conference.

This year for the first time we were honoured to have our sitting Prime Minister attend and address the delegation.

Justin Trudeau once again spoke about his support for our canadian firefighing issues; PTSD, PSOC (public safety officer compensation bill), staffing and resources.

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