Canadian Solar Industries Association

Canadian Solar Industries Association
Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs

Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs

November 24, 2014 09:34 ET

New Solar Safety Training Program for Ontario Firefighters

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 24, 2014) - The Canadian Solar Industries Association and the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs will hold a joint event to unveil a new solar safety training program for first responders that addresses safety considerations and firefighting protocols for successfully fighting fires where Photovoltaic systems are in place.

Date: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Endura Energy/Solarshare rooftop solar project
Sota Glazing Inc. plant
80 Van Kirk Drive, Brampton ON
Attendees: Matt Pegg, President, Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs
John Gorman, President, Canadian Solar Industries Association
Linda Jeffrey, Mayor Elect, City of Brampton
A question and answer period will follow the announcement
Note: As the event will take place on a rooftop, attendees will be required to sign a waiver, wear hard hats and steel toe boots. Some hard hats will be provided.

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