Leaders are Readers

Leaders are Readers

Some of the world’s most successful people all have one thing in common: they are all fanatical readers. Reading provides a multitude of benefits to your personal life and your career. Before I joined the fire service, I was far from an avid reader, but once I found my calling and developed a strong passion

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USB Charger Recall

USB Charger Recall

Health Canada is recalling 27 USB chargers used to charge cellphones and other electronic devices, because they could pose a risk of electric shock or fire. For more information: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/66316a-eng.php https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/dozens-of-usb-chargers-being-recalled-over-potential-fire-risk-1.3860434

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Important Smoke Alarm Recall Notice

Important Smoke Alarm Recall Notice

Kidde United Technologies has issued a recall for their dual sensor smoke alarms due to a potential safety risk. A yellow protective cap in limited instances may have been left on one of the two smoke sensors in affected products during the manufacturing process, which could compromise the smoke alarms’ ability to detect smoke. To

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GVLRA Membership

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that the District has been accepted as a full member of the Greater Victoria Labour Relations Association (GVLRA). The GVLRA was established in 1976 and is an employer’s bargaining agency representing some thirteen Capital Regional District municipalities and public-sector entitles. June 19, 2017 Press Release

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Important Fire Extinguisher Recall Notice

Important Fire Extinguisher Recall Notice

Kidde, in conjunction with Health Canada, has announced a recall to replace certain Kidde fire extinguishers. Please refer to the press release for more information. Kidde has sent copies to our retail customers with instructions to post a copy of the safety bulletin in locations that sold these extinguishers. For inquiries, contact Kidde at (855)

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Wildfire Deployment

Wildfire Deployment

British Columbia is facing historic fire conditions and extremely hot dry weather. The fires burning in the Cariboo and other regions are still very active and concerning to all. For the past four weeks members of Salt Spring Island Fire Rescue have been helping in the fight against these raging fires. Members are working a

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Salt Spring Island Fire Protection District Request for Proposals Contract for Service Financial Audit Services

The Salt Spring Island Fire Protection District is soliciting expressions of interest from qualified applicants to provide financial audit services. For information regarding the scope of the work, proposal requirements and general terms and conditions please refer to the attached documents: PDF RFP Financial Audit Services PDF RFP Evaluation Matrix PDF Financial Statements for the

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Salt Spring Island Fire Protection District Request for Expressions of Interest NFPA 1720 Study

The Salt Spring Island Fire Protection District is soliciting expressions of interest from qualified applicants to analyse and evaluate the Fire Service against the standards of National Fire Protection Association 1720. For information regarding the scope of the work, proposal requirements and general terms and conditions please refer to the attached documents: PDF Request for

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