Pets' lives matter: Animals caught in the Fort McMurray fire

The Fort McMurray wildfire has already claimed over 200,000 hectares of land. More than 80,000 Fort McMurray residents have been evacuated, together with countless pets.Two human lives have already been taken in this tragedy - two young people died in a traffic accident en route to Edmonton. One week after the start of this disaster, we still don't know the full extent of the damage, or how long the fire will last....more

What would you do if fire broke out and you were in the shower?

Just say you were taking a shower one evening, lathering up your weary legs when you caught a whiff of smoke. You'd pause, not sure if your senses were leading you astray. But then, the smell strengthened and you caught sight of smoke. What would you do?...more

Car Fire -- Don't Try This at Home

This morning, I witnessed an insane, unexpected car fire at the intersection of my street and the busy thoroughfare where the bus stop is.  When I arrived at the bus stop, I was annoyed with my sassing son who was toting along his backpack which rivaled his weight, refusing to empty the contents to make it more manageable.  My kid is heading toward hoarder!...more

Fire Prevention Week

 Happy Fire Prevention Week! ...more