Update: Week of March 7 - March 13, 2016


Fire Services Weekly Update

The Lesser Slave River Regional Fire Service is committed to protecting life, property and the environment from fire, hazardous materials, natural disasters and other emergencies. As such, the department issues a weekly report on all investigations, fire prevention activities and other Fire Services news of importance to the residents of the Lesser Slave River region.

If you have any specific questions or concerns related to these updates, please contact Regional Chief of Lesser Slave Lake Fire Services Jamie Coutts.

  • 3 ongoing, 1 with RCMP

  • Legion Manor
  • Follow up Mark’s Work Warehouse
  • Legacy Centre occupancy walk through

  • Visit schools

  • New HAC – Firesmart truck plans, order truck / cabinet
  • Finish 161 rig up, training
  • Prep for Transportation audit

  • Work on demob 141 HAC truck
  • Training on new firetruck
  • Finish sprinkler trailers
  • Test new sprinkler mounts

  • Hall 1 practice – 161 driving, vehicle safety, scene safety
  • Driving
  • Review and update interview package and hiring process for Volunteer firefighters – add driving pieces

  • RCMP investigation SW fire
  • Forestry sprinkler trailer meeting

Hall 1

  • 161 truck checklists
  • Mounting all equipment 161
  • Driver training books
  • Transportation audit program
  • Driver evaluations all FT staff

Hall 2

  • Vehicle safety

Hall 3

  • No practive

Hall 4

  • No practice

Hall 5

  • Vehicle safety

Visit all rural halls, cleanup, maintenance

4 duty officer callouts, 1 structure fire, 5 motor vehicle accidents. Including 3 at the same time during yesterday’s snow storm up Hwy 88.

MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

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