Community Health & Wellness

Toronto Fire Services Reminder

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Toronto Fire Services in Ontario, Canada, would like to remind residents of Toronto to maintain working smoke alarms and ensure batteries are replaced when you change your clocks forward (in the Spring) or back (in the Fall).

Failure to comply with the Ontario Fire Code smoke alarm requirements could result in a fine of up to $50,000 for individuals or $100,000 for corporations.

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents. For information about non-emergency City services and programs, Toronto residents, businesses and visitors can dial 311, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.