To safeguard both persons and property from fire and life safety hazards through education, investigation, emergency response and code application.
The Office of the Fire Commissioner wishes all Manitobans a safe holiday season and a happy, healthy New Year. Listed below are some holiday season safety tips that will help keep you and your family safe this holiday season:
When shopping for items such as light strings, fans, extension cords, lamps and light fixtures, pay attention to the safety labels. Standards organizations such as the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) and the Underwriter’s Laboratories of Canada (ULC, cUL) authorize manufacturers to use their approval or certification mark on products that have been tested to meet applicable standards for safety and performance.
Protect your family this season with simple tips and practices that you can follow all year long.
On behalf of the staff of the Office of the Fire Commissioner, have a safe and happy Holiday Season.
For additional resources please visit the OFC's Holiday Fire Safety webpage.