Too Close for Comfort!

Too Close for Comfort!

The End Result of Lightning Striking a Pine Tree July 11, 2022 By David Sharpe The smell of smoke as the wind shifted to the north was the first thing to raise my concern. My initial thought was that maybe someone was camping somewhere behind our cottage here on the...
Fire Safety Tips from the GBA

Fire Safety Tips from the GBA

Remember we said that the best protection against fire is prevention? Here are two tips lists that have been compiled that give valuable ideas which, if followed, could prevent a fire. We like to think we know how to prevent fires, but it is probable that there are...
Know How To Run Your Fire Pumps

Know How To Run Your Fire Pumps

Do you know where your nearest PaBIA fire pump is from your cottage? If not, find those listed on pages 133-139 of the 2021 Yearbook In the time of a crisis, would you be able to start one of the 4 Wajax pumps? It would be wise to become familiar with them if you are...

In Case of Fire, We Need to Act Fast

Once there is a fire on your property, it’s too late to start figuring out who can help. Knowing who is in your vicinity and has a working Firepump can help you and your neighbours plan for a fire emergency before it happens.  Watch this 6 min video – it might...