Fire Code: Money Maker or Life Saver?

What is the use of a fire code? Is it just another layer of bureaucracy? Is it just a way to line your city’s coffers? Or is it the key to fire safety and the protection of your property? The Ontario Fire Code has evolved since its first edition published in 1963. The code marked a collaborative and organized effort to address fire safety in the province of Ontario. Previous to its inception each town would have had its own guidelines. In areas of overlap this could be very