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Posted Friday, April 13, 2018

TJ Robbins, a Milton Fire Department firefighter, whose recruit class graduated in February of this year, had an article published in a magazine entitled Fire Service Women in Ontario; see attached article. Read her perspective on being a female firefighter and how unique abilities for men and women contribute to on-the-job teamwork.

Posted Friday, March 23, 2018

Kidde is recalling Dual-Sensor Smoke Alarms (models PI2010CA and PI9010CA) manufactured September 10, 2016 and October 13, 2017. The model number and date code are located on the back of the unit. For details, please visit the Government of Canada website:

Posted Friday, November 03, 2017

Kidde, in conjunction with Health Canada, has announced a recall to replace certain Kidde fire extinguishers. This replacement program was initiated because certain fire extinguishers can become clogged or require excessive force to activate, posing a risk of failure to discharge. In addition, the nozzle can detach with enough force to pose an impact hazard. Kidde is working with customers to obtain all recalled units and provide replacement options. This recall involves two styles of Kidde fir...

Posted Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Are you sending a student off to college or university this fall? Help them live safely with these top 10 tips from the Milton Fire Department and the Office of the Fire Marshal: Look while you cookCandle with careKeep an eye on excessive drinkersSmoke outsideUse electricity wiselyClear the clutterWorking smoke alarms are the lawPlan to escapeBe equipped - smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, flashlights, batteries and moreLearn more - see the attached tips sheet or contact usFor more details read...

Posted Tuesday, August 09, 2016

News Release - The Milton Fire Department would like to remind home owners with “basement” apartments (formally known as “accessory apartments”) that they must ensure the safety of their tenants by complying with the Fire Code and other Town applicable laws and standards. The Fire Prevention Division of the Milton Fire Department recently charged the owners of a Weston Road home for various Fire Code offences relating to a residential basement rental apartment. The offe...