Toronto Fire Services provides high quality, efficient and effective emergency response along with fire prevention and education services to those who live in, work in, and visit the City of Toronto.
Fire Safety events occur in an ongoing basis. Check our Fire Prevention page for dates and times of upcoming events.
Information Session Panel Presentations are being hosted at many locations around the City. Various speakers talk about the different careers with Toronto Fire Services.
For the fourth year in a row, a Canada Goose laid her eggs at Toronto Fire / EMS Headquarters. She was very patient with the onlookers as one by one, her eggs hatched.
During a press conference at Fire Station 314, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced that Ontario is extending workplace protection for Firefighters to include additional cancers.
Fire Chief Sales addresses the media with respect to the removal of 4 fire trucks from service on April 21, 2014.
During National Public Safety Telecommunicator's Week, members of Toronto Fire, Toronto EMS and Toronto Police Service, were awarded Communicator of the Year for outstanding service to 911 emergency callers.
During a press conference announcing a new province-wide, single fire candidate testing service in Ontario, Chief Sales stated next hiring will use the new program.
Fire Prevention Inspectors visit many different buildings in the City of Toronto on a daily basis. Be aware of individuals who try to pass themselves as Toronto Fire Services staff. Protect yourself by checking credentials before allowing entry.
From March 11-14, kids could meet Sparky the Fire Dog at Toronto Public Library branches and interact with our Public Education Firefighters.
When you change your clocks ahead, change the batteries in your smoke alarms. Most fatal fires happen at night. A working smoke alarm can alert you when you are sleeping.
Benny, a 4 year old Wheaton Terrier was rescued by Firefighters after he was stuck in a hole for 3 days. His owner dropped by Station 421 to personnally thank them.
Toronto Fire Services welcomes 5 new CallTaker/Dispatchers to its ranks and they begin their new career after successfully completing 11 weeks of training.
Toronto EMS dispatch received a 911 call for an imminent birth. Firefighters and Paramedics worked together to delivery a breech baby born 3 weeks prematurely. The team was able to meet the mother and baby at Fire/EMS Headquarters
Toronto Fire Services competed against the Toronto Police Marine Unit and RCMP Marine Security Enforcement Team in 7th annual Anchors Aweigh relay race in the cold waters of a man-made lake at the Boat Show.
Carbon monoxide is a gas that you can’t see, smell or taste. Some of the symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are similar to the flu such as tiredness, headaches, dizziness, nausea or vomiting and shortness of breath. Read through our tips to learn how to protect yourself.
Seeking information about a career with Toronto Fire Services? Toronto Fire Services has three entry-level firefighting positions: Operations Firefighter, Calltaker/Dispatcher and Fire Prevention Inspector.