OFM Public Education – December 2019

What’s the risk this month?

  • 8% of annual loss fires occur
  • Average of 45 injuries
  • Average of 9 fatalities

Top ignition sources:

  • cooking equipment
  • electrical distribution equipment
  • heating equipment

*2008-2017 Ontario avg. fire losses, Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (injuries and fatalities above are for civilians only)

Fire Safety Concerns for this Month

  • heating equipment
  • cooking
  • smoking
  • alcohol
  • electrical
  • holiday lighting
  • candles


Smoking Fire Safety
Electrical Fire Safety
Heating Fire Safety
Cooking Fire Safety
Holiday Fire Safety Info Sheet
‘TIS the Season to be Fire Safe


Fire Safety Equipment


Plan Your Escape

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2019 XMAS Parade Great Success – more photos !

Mattawa Fire Department would like to thank all those that participated.

Winners for the best dressed floats this year:

1st – Anderson Trucking $200
2nd – École Secondaire Élizabeth Bruyère $100
3rd – Papineau Cameron Fire Department $75

Families enjoyed a FREE skate and a visit from Santa at Mike Rodden Arena!

We invite you to enjoy great photos courtesy of Josie Dinsmore Photography!