Tag Archives: Fire Safety

Turn up the Heat on Practicing Safe Fire Etiquette in Your Rental Property

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According to the Ministry of Labour, the risk of fire is one of the greatest threats to health and safety, property and the delivery of essential services. Statistics from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation reveal that annually, fires in residential units account for 70-80 per cent of Canadian fire deaths and 60-70 per cent of fire injuries. Turn up the Heat on Practicing Safe Fire Etiquette in Your Rental Property Read More

Apartment Living: Fire Safety Tips from RentSeeker.ca

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Turning up the Heat on Fire Safety in Your Rental Apartment

An astonishing number of Canadians in rental apartments across the country are affected every year in fires, whether accidental or electrical. During 2009 Toronto Fire Services responded to 142,014 calls with 278,271 vehicle responses. The causes range from smoking, appliances, cooking, candles, lamps and garbage disposal to electrical issues within the building complex. However, no matter what the cause, the impact on both renters and property management can be devastating. Apartment Living: Fire Safety Tips from RentSeeker.ca Read More