• IAFF Online COVID-19 Resources

    Posted April 24, 2020

    For detailed recommendations about proper precautions while on duty conducting emergency response, please refer regularly to the IAFF’s online COVID-19 resource page.

  • Safety, Labour and Operational Issues

    Posted April 24, 2020

    As the weeks progress, the IAFF, Canadian District Vice Presidents and affiliated Provincial Associations have assisted local affiliates with numerous health and safety, operational and labour relations issues that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • IAFF COVID-19 Tracker Survey

    Posted April 17, 2020

    Thank you to local affiliates for responding to our request to fill out the IAFF online COVID-19 Tracker survey and for updating it on a regular basis.

  • FCM Funding Request

    Posted April 17, 2020

    As municipalities experience significant revenue shortfalls as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, locals may be concerned about the near and long-term impact on such things as frontline staffing and collective bargaining.

  • COVID-19 related pictures and videos

    Posted April 17, 2020

    The IAFF Canadian Office is looking for original (non-copyrighted) photos and short videos of COVID-19 related response from our locals, for future advocacy purposes.

  • PPE Shortages

    Posted April 17, 2020

    In order to assess trends in availability and to best advocate our members’ health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, the IAFF would like to be aware of any shortages of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) that affiliates may be experiencing.

  • Message from Muscular Dystrophy Canada

    Posted April 09, 2020

    In response to the COVID-19 situation, Muscular Dystrophy Canada has provided the following message to be shared with our IAFF Canadian leadership:

  • Social Media Messaging and Online Communications Classes

    Posted April 09, 2020

    The IAFF commends local and provincial affiliates for their effective use of social media during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Labour Relations and Related Issues

    Posted April 09, 2020

    At this time the IAFF Canadian Office, in conjunction with District Vice Presidents LeBlanc, Burry and Carter and Canadian Legal Counsel Sean McManus, is actively assisting locals with a number of emerging issues.

  • Mental Health Resources for First Responders

    Posted April 09, 2020

    Affiliates may have noted an e-mail from the IAFF Tuesday with information about free mental health resources for first responders via telephone.