News and Announcements

STARS Landing Zone Safety Bulletin

The STARS community education team would like to share an important notification with regard to landing zone safety. 

Please take a moment to read this important notice about overlooked hazards at or near a LZ. Click here to read the safety bulletin.

2017 Trade Show Registration is Now Open!

Fire Chief Jason Everitt and his team at the Prince Albert Fire Department are proud to host the 67th Annual Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs’ Conference. The trade show venue is the Prince Albert Armoury located 810 Exhibition Drive in Prince Albert. The apparatus venue will be located at Dave G. Stuart Arena on Exhibition Drive.

Please click here for more trade show information
Please click here to register

Previous Newsletters

To download previous editions of the newsletter click below:
Summer 2015
Inaugural 2014

Winter Newsletter

To download the winter 2015 SAFC newsletter click here.

SAFC MISSION & PURPOSE

The vision statement of the Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs is that the SAFC continuously strives to be the voice and leadership for the Fire Service in the province of Saskatchewan.

The mission of the Saskatchewan Association of Fire Chiefs shall be to provide our member Fire and Emergency Service colleagues with information and education to better serve our communities; while maintaining the highest ethical and professional standards.

HEALTH & SAFETY INFORMATION

Click here to view Environment Canada’s factsheet regarding the upcoming prohibition on PFOS in AFFF fire fighting foams.

What Every Firefighter Should Know.

Fire fighters are at risk of asbestos exposure because of its frequent use in older structures and its ability to linger in the air even after a fire has been extinguished. Click here for more information.

FIRE FIGHTERS WITHOUT BORDERS CANADA

Who Are We?: A dedicated group of firefighters and civilians who work to offer a “hand up” to our brother and sister firefighters in less developed countries. All FWB Canada members volunteer their time and energy to collect equipment, educate others about our organization and deliver training when deployed in country.

Click here for more details about us and how to donate.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY

SaskPower recently developed an electrical safety video in partnership with the Canadian Electricity Association and other utilities across Canada.It describes common scenarios first responders may come across when responding to incidents involving electricity. Click here to view the video.

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY CANADA