MD Message July 2015

MD Message July 2015

As you all well aware by now there are 48 Crew Members from Working on Fire who are currently in Alberta, Canada, where they are providing assistance to the Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Centre (CIFFC), as hundreds of fires have swept across much of Western Canada...
MD Message July 2015

MD Message June 2015

Following the worst winter fire season in seven years in 2014, many specialists expect that there will be an increased risk of veld and forest fires, given the current long term weather forecast for the provinces currently in their winter fire season. I want to urge...
MD Message July 2015

MD Message May 2015

We are currently at the start of our 2015 Winter Fire Season and the predictions are already that it will be a difficult season which has been exacerbated by late summer rains as well as expectant high and dry temperatures and heavy winds throughout the winter. I want...
MD Message July 2015

MD Message April 2015

The past 6 weeks has been both rewarding but also a very sad time for Working on Fire as on the one hand we received praise from many quarters for the hard work and dedication of our fire fighters throughout the Western Cape fires season, but on the other hand we...