Monthly Archives: October 2016

October 2016

Happy Halloween from LFD station 7

October 31st, 2016|

MD Boot Toll

October 29th, 2016|

Today is Muscular Dystrophy Canada Boot Toll day….. Watch for fire fighters throughout the city at 16 locations collecting donations.

Thank you to all our volunteers, families, friends members of the community that supported us today giving generously.

This is a very worthy charity and we are proud to support.

#LdnOnt Ontario’s Fire Fighters IAFF Canada

Great Event with great sports

October 28th, 2016|

London Fire has arrived! Our #lhbctrunkortreat is #Amazing this year!!! #ldnont @LHBCTrunkorTrea @LPFFA

The @LPFFA at our #lhbctrunkortreat were great sports tonight! @london_heat @lpsmediaoffice #qualityservice #ldnont

 

@LndOntTV – LPFFA Ignored by City

October 27th, 2016|

@shawnwlewis delivers his weekly rant this time focused on the City’s negotiations with London Fire Fighters.

City Council Refuses to Hear From Firefighters

October 26th, 2016|

London City Council has extinguished a request from the London Professional Fire Fighters Association to speak out during a public meeting.

The request was put forward earlier this month by the association, which has been tangled in contract talks for six years.

Officials wanted a chance to address city councillors instead of bureaucrats who they’ve been […]

City dodges fire appeal

October 26th, 2016|

London City Hall: City council rejects firefighters’ request to talk labour dispute impasse in chambers

City council won’t touch the red-hot labour dispute between London firefighters and city hall’s bureaucracy.

In keeping with a policy to stay away from contract negotiations, council voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to reject the London Professional Fire Fighters Association request to address […]

Habitat for Humanity

October 25th, 2016|

Off duty London Fire Fighters donated their time and personal skills to help with the London Habitat for Humanity Build.

On this day… October 24th

October 24th, 2016|

On this 2012 London Fire Fighters responded to a call for help to an unknown white powered found in the mail and later in the day helped to rasie money to assist with the Neonatal Intensive Care

Off Duty & Retired save life

October 21st, 2016|

From Facebook (London Professional Fire Fighters Assoc.):

We are very proud to pass on a story and a great deal of pride that we are feeling. Today retired members of the LPFFA were playing in a recreational hockey game in the city when a fellow hockey player suffered a heart attack. This heart attack was […]

Did we miss a story?

October 19th, 2016|

Our project is only as good as our support. Do you know of a story we missed or have a photo to be included in the archives?

Politicians to firefighters: we don’t want to talk

October 19th, 2016|

London city council turns down request to speak to Professional Fire Fighters Association

City council’s corporate services committee narrowly doused a request from the London Professional Fire Fighters Association to speak to politicians directly about their long-running contract talks being handled by city administrators.

Contract negotiations between the city and firefighters began in 2010 and has […]

Meeting Extinguished

October 18th, 2016|

Today the City of London Corporate Services Committee debated and rejected our request for delegation status to speak before our elected officials and inform City Council on our perspective about the status of our ongoing contract negotiations.

Source: CTV London | Meeting Extinguished

 

Close Call Shows Need For Carbon Monoxide Detectors

October 16th, 2016|

The London Fire Department says an incident at a home in Oakridge shows just how important it is to have a functioning carbon monoxide detector.As it prepares to launch this year’s “Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week,” the fire department says it was called to a home in an Oakridge subdivision last Thursday night. A home […]

Time to check your smoke alarms

October 8th, 2016|

 

It may look retro, but that old smoke detector hanging on the ceiling could also be deadly.

It may look retro, but that old smoke detector hanging on the ceiling could also be deadly.

A table full of 20 old, outdated smoke detectors found in London homes were laid out at the downtown firehall Friday as […]