• Questions and Information Sharing

    Posted April 08, 2020

    The IAFF Canadian Office and Canadian District Vice Presidents will be keeping our Canadian affiliate leadership up to date on issues arising during the COVID-19 pandemic with regular e-mail blasts and with special e-mail bulletins when warranted.

  • Canada invokes Quarantine Act

    Posted March 27, 2020

    In an effort to help contain the rapid spread of COVID-19, Health Minister Patty Hajdu announced yesterday, that the federal Quarantine Act will now be in effect.

  • Parliament Passes Emergency Spending Bill

    Posted March 27, 2020

    In an unprecedented effort to bring direct financial aid to Canadians, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau introduced Bill C-13, The COVID-19 Emergency Response Act.

  • COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Prioritization – Update

    Posted March 27, 2020

    The IAFF position on PPE, testing and vaccines is that fire fighters who respond to emergency medical calls should be given the same considerations and protections as other frontline healthcare workers.