April 17, 2015
Ontario’s New CO Alarm Law – The Hawkins-Gignac Act
Carbon Monoxide (CO) is known as ‘The Silent Killer’ because you can’t see it, taste it or smell it. The only way to detect the presence of the deadly gas is to install a carbon monoxide alarm. On October 15, 2014, the Ontario Government formally enacted …View full post
Distracted driving is a growing problem on our roads today. Anything that takes your eyes off the road, or that takes away from your attention to your surroundings, increases your risk of being involved in a collision. Combined with other risk behaviours such as speeding or alcohol impairment, distracted driving can have deadly consequences.
If you …View full post
April 17, 2015
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The weather is finally getting more seasonable and with that will come more outdoor recreational activities. As you enjoy the warmer weather, we would like to remind those that have open air fires that daytime burning is not permitted between April 1 until October 31. Burning is only allowed between 5:00pm and 8:00am as long …
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March 2, 2015
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$2,500 grant to Shuniah Fire & Emergency Services
Shuniah, ON – Union Gas is helping Shuniah Fire & Emergency Services purchase specialized safety equipment for use in highway emergencies, through a $2,500 grant.
Enzo Fabiano, Union Gas utility service construction manager, presented the cheque to Shuniah Fire & Emergency Services Fire Chief Blair Arthur and …
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A portable fire extinguisher can save lives and property by putting out a small fire or containing it until the fire department arrives; but portable extinguishers have limitations. Because fire grows and spreads so rapidly, the number one priority for residents is to get out safely.
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