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Office of the Fire Commissioner of B.C. – The Office of the Fire Commissioner is the senior fire authority in the province with respect to fire safety and prevention.
www.pssg.gov.bc.ca/firecom/index.htm

B.C. Fire Service Act – The Fire Service Act (Queen’s Printer)
www.qp.gov.bc.ca/statreg/stat/F/96144_01.htm

Justice Institute of B.C. – A world leader in justice, public safety and human services education and training.
www.jibc.bc.ca

Fire Prevention Officers Association of B.C. – Promotes and develops ways and means for improving all matters concerning the preservation of life and the protection of property from fire.
www.fpoa.bc.ca

Canadian Fire Chiefs’ Association – The national public service association dedicated to reducing the loss of life and property from fire, and advancing the science and technology of the Fire and Emergency Service in Canada.
www.cafc.ca

B.C. Fire Training Association – This organization provides fire departments with the most current, up-to-date course information and training requirements.
www.bcftoa.com

Fire Chiefs’ Association of B.C. -Provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and educational information relative to the Fire Service of British Columbia.
www.fcabc.bc.ca

Ministry of Forests – Protects, manages and improves the Province’s forest and range resources.
bcwildfire.ca

B.C. Ministry of Environment (Home Page)
www.gov.bc.ca/env/

B.C. Ministry of Environment (A Guide to Open Burning Smoke Control Regulations)
http://www.elp.gov.bc.ca/epd/codes/open_burning/index.htm

B.C. Parks – Parks locations, recreation information, campsite reservations and Provincial Park burning bans.
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/

Fraser Valley Regional District – Provides government services to the outlying boundaries of the District of Mission.
www.fvrd.com

Provincial Emergency Program – is an essential part of the public safety network of B.C. and is the leader in emergency management, helping people to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies and disasters.
www.pep.bc.ca

Terasen Gas – Provides information about natural gas and safety.
www.terasen.com

B.C. Safety Authority – An independent, not-for-profit corporation. An accountable framework ensures that they fulfill their mandate and that public interests in safety are not compromised.
www.safetyauthority.ca

Canadian Standards Association – Is a non-for profit membership based association serving business, industry, government and consumers in Canada and the global marketplace.
www.csa.ca

Underwriters Laboratories Inc. -Is a not-for-profit membership-based association serving business, industry, government and consumers in Canada and the global marketplace. The UL has developed more than 800 Standards for Safety. These standards are essential to helping insure public safety.
www.ul.com

Electrical Safety Authority – safety alerts, recalls
www.esasafe.com

Educational Sites for Children

National Fire Protection Association – The world’s leading advocate of fire prevention and is an authoritive source on public safety. Learn fire safety with Sparky.
www.sparky.org

Smokey the Bear – Learn about wildfire and how to prevent them. Children activites and games.
www.smokeybear.com

Bic Play Safe! Be Safe!
http://www.playsafebesafe.com/