Regina has a serious problem with cooking fires!

Media Advisory Release Date: October 5, 2017 2:00 p.m.

For the tenth year in a row, careless cooking has been the leading cause of unintentional residential fires in Regina, currently accounting for half of all unintentional structure fire incidents.

Join Mayor Michael Fougere, Regina Fire & Protective Services, and the University of Regina’s Community Research Unit to find out who in our city is most at risk and how new evidence-based research will be used to try to reverse this troubling trend.  


Tuesday, October 10, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Fire Station #4 – 3855 Dewdney Avenue


Angela Prawzick, Regina Fire & Protective Services (306) 777-7860

Lynn Gidluck, Community Research Unit (306) 533-5634


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