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2018-2020 Contract Ratified

PAPFFA is pleased to announce that the freely negotiated collective agreement for 2018-2020 has been ratified by the membership. Our negotiating team met with the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) for ten (10) days of contract talks and on Wednesday Dec 13/2017 reached a tentative settlement. The Association held two (2) ratification meeting (Dec 20 and 22) […]

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New Replacement ARFF Apparatus on Order

     After a very rigorous selection process, which included a 15 member committee, a contract has been award for replacement Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) apparatus. Scheduled to be delivered Nov 2018, Toronto Pearson Fire & Emergency Services will receive two Rosenbauer Panther 6×6- 11,356 litre (3000 gallon) crash tenders with air aspirated roof turret and […]

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New Apparatus Joins Fleet

Toronto Pearson Fire Department - Pierce Rescue Pumper

Toronto Pearson Fire Department has recently taken delivery of two new apparatus to add to our current fleet. Joining the fleet is a 2012 Pierce Rescue Pumper to be designated as ENGINE 11 and a 2012 Pierce 75′ Aerial to be designated Aerial 21.

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The Making of a Great Union

The Making of a Great Union

Fire fighters in the United States and Canada have a history of solidarity in their struggle to bring justice and fairness to their workplace. This video highlights that story.

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