Monthly Archives: November 2017

November 2017

Smoke Outside

November 27th, 2017|

It's #NationalHomeFireSafetyWeek! If you smoke, take your cigarette outside to keep you and your loved ones safe.

Smoking inside should not be allowed

November 27th, 2017|

#SmokeFreeHousing is in demand. Ask for it. Offer it. https://t.co/3Savvh9Oei #NationalHomeFireSafetyWeek #NoSmokingPolicy @SFHOntario @MrBrindleton pic.twitter.com/thhXT6Nfex
— MLHealthUnit (@MLHealthUnit) November 27, 2017

Source: Twitter | Mr Brindleton

Not smoking reduces fires

November 24th, 2017|

Did you know? Smoking is a leading cause of fire deaths in #LdnOnt. Reduce the risk. This message is approved by @MrBrindleton, the official fire safety dog. #NationalHomeFireSafetyWeek #SmokeFreeHousing @SFHOntario @jackburt13 @LPFFA @LPMALondonCda@SCFIREDEPT pic.twitter.com/F8SsSkHEFZ
— MLHealthUnit (@MLHealthUnit) November 24, 2017

Source: Twitter | @MrBrindleton

FSWO President’s Trailblazer Award

November 20th, 2017|

We would like to Congratulate Allison Vickerd, Firefighter, City of London and former FSWO Vice President, – recipient of our 2017 President’s Trailblazer Award

Allison has been a firefighter since 2003 and has played a leading role in the successful launch of FSWO to where it has grown today. Allison helped create the vision for […]

Illegal cigarettes led to fatal fire

November 18th, 2017|

London Fire brass sound alarm over contraband cigarette dangers after latest fatal blaze

After a second death this year from careless smoking in London, one of the city’s firefighting officials says he’s had enough.

More than 20 fires have been caused by careless smoking in 2017 in London alone — and three of the last four […]

2017 Santa Clause Parade

November 18th, 2017|

2017 DWTS of 911 – LFD

November 16th, 2017|

Representing the London Fire Fighters…

Media Release: Dangers of Careless Smoking

November 16th, 2017|

London Fire Department Reminds Residents about the Dangers of Careless Smoking
The London Fire Department would like to remind all residents of the dangers of careless smoking. So far, in 2017, there have been over 20 fires caused by the careless disposal of smoking materials, resulting in two fire deaths, multiple injuries and over $500,000 […]

Elderly woman dies in hospital following fire

November 16th, 2017|

An elderly woman has died from her injuries following a fire at a supportive housing facility on Hamilton Road.Firefighters were called to Maple Village Residence, which is a 45-unit, wheelchair accessible residence around the noon hour.They fought to keep the woman alive before she was rushed to hospital.

Careless smoking kills woman in house fire

November 16th, 2017|

An elderly woman has died in hospital after a Wednesday afternoon fire at Maple Village Residence in east London – a blaze investigators are attributing to careless smoking.

Fire crews were called to the 45-unit supportive housing facility on Hamilton Road, west of Highbury Avenue, around noon. The fire was contained to the unit where […]

One person hospitalized after fire at supportive housing facility 

November 15th, 2017|

Fire officials aren’t offering much information, after a blaze Wednesday at an east London supportive housing facility sent one person to hospital.

“At this point, I can’t give you anything more than the cause of the fire is currently under investigation while we’re trying to determine the cause, origin, and circumstances of the fire,” said […]

Apartment Fire – one sent to hospital

November 15th, 2017|

2017 Remembrance Day

November 12th, 2017|

Source: Facebook |London Professional Fire Fighters

Remembrance Day – Engine 1

November 11th, 2017|

Rebuild of AirLight

November 7th, 2017|

Carl Thibault remount on to a Freightliner chassis for London.

Soucre: Facebook | The Ontario Fire Buff Associates

‘Change your batteries’ London firefighters urge on Daylight Savings

November 5th, 2017|

London firefighters are urging homeowners to change the batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms this Daylight Savings.

“Maintaining working smoke alarms on every storey of a home and near all sleeping areas is the law,” a press release from the London Fire Department said Friday.

“In order to survive a fire, occupants need to […]

London Insurance Brokers Support

November 4th, 2017|

Thank you, London Insurance Brokers who donated $3000 to the LFD “Our Home To Yours” advertising campaign @CityofLdnOnt #LdnOnt @JackBurt13 pic.twitter.com/thYp0MOYw3
— London Fire Fighters (@LPFFA) November 4, 2017

Jeep Fire in Cemetery

November 3rd, 2017|

Jeep Fire caught by a CTV viewer at the cemetery on Huron and Barker street. #ldnont @CTVLondon @CJBK . Police say it was not intentional. pic.twitter.com/xGFydDo8kH
— Steve Young (@SteveYoungCTV) November 3, 2017

Source: Twitter | @SteveYoungCTV

CO Awareness Week

November 3rd, 2017|

It’s Carbon Monoxide Week and we’re at White Oaks Mall, just outside of Hudson Bay until 9pm @LPFFA @LdnOntTV pic.twitter.com/iosclUz31s
— Jason Poole (@FPOPoole) November 3, 2017

Change the Clock – Change your Batteries

November 3rd, 2017|

It’s that time, go ahead, you deserve the extra hours sleep this weekend! 💤 ⏰ @LPFFA @lpsmediaoffice @LdnOntTV pic.twitter.com/xXqcsnrBIH
— Jason Poole (@FPOPoole) November 3, 2017