January 2018

London FD urging residents to dig out hydrants

January 9th, 2018|

London fire officials are asking residents to help dig out hydrants following the recent dumping of snowfall.

Seconds count in an emergency and fire hydrants need to be clearly visible and accessible.

The fire department is also asking homeowners to unblock any outside vents of snow.

“This can cause a build-up of carbon monoxide gas inside the […]

Londoners asked to dig out fire hydrants

January 9th, 2018|

Londoners digging out from the wallop of snow we’ve gotten over the last week are being asked by fire officials to also dig out any fire hydrants near their homes to make them easier to see in the event of a fire.

December 2017

Thanks for the tour

December 26th, 2017|

Fire doesn’t take a Christmas vacation

December 13th, 2017|

A house fire is devastating no matter the time of year, but during the holiday season it can hit harder for everyone involved.

“It’s tough at anytime, but when you see it at the holiday season — people celebrating the end of the year or celebrating the holidays with friends and family — it can […]

White Oaks Mall Fire Prevention Display

December 8th, 2017|

Do you see a problem with this picture. I’m at White Oaks Mall until 9pm. Stop by and tell me for a prize. 🚒@LPFFA pic.twitter.com/72pgIkhAJl
— Jason Poole (@FPOPoole) December 8, 2017

Source: Twitter | @FPOPoole

Look while you cook

December 7th, 2017|

Stay in the kitchen and ‘look while you cook’ If a pot catches fire put a lid on it, turn off the temp and leave it pic.twitter.com/AsR1gscqmS
— Jason Poole (@FPOPoole) December 7, 2017

Fire Safety for the Holidays

December 2nd, 2017|

Check out one of the London Fire Department’s holiday #FireSafety messages airing now on @CTVLondon and at #LdnOnt @CineplexMovies locations. This one is about #SafeSmoking @LPFFA Have a Happy and Fire Safe Holiday Season! pic.twitter.com/6agxR7wUqj
— Jack Burt (@JackBurt13) November 30, 2017

Holiday Fire Safety

December 1st, 2017|

Here’s another holiday #FireSafety message from the London Fire Department airing now on @CTVLondon and at #LdnOnt @CineplexMovies locations. Remember #Cooking is the number one cause of fires in London! @LPFFA Happy Holidays from LFD! pic.twitter.com/YKYCscgigt
— Jack Burt (@JackBurt13) December 1, 2017

November 2017

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

Career Day

November 1st, 2017|

A big THANKS to @LPFFA Graham and @MLEMS911 Francois for a great pannel discussion about careers! #teamwork #careers #join @lpsmediaoffice pic.twitter.com/5Lr5Q8iOR0
— PC Tanya Leclerc (@CstTLeclerc) November 1, 2017

Source: Twitter | PC Tanya Leclerc @CstTLeclerc 

October 2017

Sound the Alarm

October 27th, 2017|

News Release
October 27, 2017
 
Sound the Alarm on “The Silent Killer”
More than 50 people die each year from carbon monoxide poisoning in Canada, including 11 on average in Ontario. The fourth annual “Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week” will be held November first through the seventh this year. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colourless, odourless, tasteless, toxic gas that […]

Extrication Demo at UWO

October 5th, 2017|

July 2017

London city council votes down motion to publish fire code convictions

July 27th, 2017|

A last ditch effort to have convictions under London’s fire code posted publicly failed at city council Tuesday night.

The cause, championed by Coun. Mo Salih, failed at the committee level last week. The Ward 3 representative said he would raise it again during Tuesday’s full council meeting.

Salih says the information is already publicly available, […]

Home County Folk Festival

July 12th, 2017|

Come see me at HOME COUNTY FOLK FESTIVAL, guys!! Saturday July 15 from 6PM to 7PM at the LFP Fire Safety Display!! Yes!! 😊❤️#FireSafety pic.twitter.com/X5dPVAqORj
— Archie Brindleton (@MrBrindleton) July 13, 2017

June 2017

Station Tour

June 26th, 2017|

School Visit

June 20th, 2017|

TY @LPFFA for coming out to the @EagleHeightsPS Bike Rodeo. The kids loved it! Cool siren battle with @lpsmediaoffice pic.twitter.com/apPRbF14M4
— Sherri (@slbaltzer) June 21, 2017

April 2017

Thanks Maria & Lindsay

April 6th, 2017|

Thank you so much to @LPFFA Firefighters Maria (my amazing soccer teammate) and Lindsay for visiting @SacramentFDK yesterday! pic.twitter.com/CcF8vaBbKR
— Sarah Irvine (@sirvine4) April 6, 2017

 

March 2017

Replace smoke, carbon monoxide alarm batteries

March 11th, 2017|

London Fire: Use DST as chance to replace smoke, carbon monoxide alarm batteries

The London Fire Department is encouraging residents to use Daylight Saving Time to install new batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms.

Clocks will spring forward one hour at 2 a.m. on Sunday.

“Once a year, old batteries should be replaced with new […]

Change your clocks, change your batteries

March 9th, 2017|

Time to Change Your Clocks and the Batteries in All Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms
Clocks will spring forward one hour at 2 a.m. on March 12 and the London Fire Department is recommending residents install new batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when they change their clocks.

“In order for smoke and carbon […]

February 2017

Grade 5 Public Safety

February 6th, 2017|

Here are a few of the pit stops the Grade 5 students will be visiting @ADSTV_ON @LPFFA @lpsmediaoffice @OPP_WR @TVDSB @LDCSBSchools

Source: PC Rebecca Elliott | ‏@RebeccaE