ORFA News

NEWS

RELEASE DATE

Announcing ORFA Board of Directors
(2019 - 2020 Term of Office)

2018 November 
Responding to Regulation 565: Public Pools Operational Changes 2018 September 
Fernie Arena Tragedy Identifies Three Contributing Factors 2018 August 
Technical Safety BC - Investigation Report Ammonia Release Fernie Memorial Arena 2018 August 
Operational Awareness and Potential Impact of Modified-Ice Games (which includes cross-ice or half-ice) 2018 July 
Kraft Hockeyville – Your Vote Counts! 2018 March 
Rick Hansen Foundation - Leadership Forum Follow Up 2018 March 
27th Annual Ontario Turfgrass Symposium 2017 December 
ORFA’s #150RecFacilities Campaign Winner 2017 December 

NSPF Announces Partnership with ORFA Coalition Will Promote Collaborative Education

2017 December 

Are Ontario’s Ice Rinks Safe? Follow Up - Ice Arena Registered Refrigeration Plant Safety Bulletin

2017 October 

Ice Arena Registered Refrigeration Plant Safety Bulletin An Industry Specific Plan to Collectively Move Forward

2017 October 
Are Ontario's Ice Rinks Safe? 2017 October 
NEW! Professional Designation Recertification Process - Effective January 1, 2018 2017 September 
Open for Public Comment: regarding potential amendments to the Operating Engineers regulation (O. Reg. 219/01) under the Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000. 2017 August 
Structural Inspections – An Important and Vital Responsibility Toward Public Safety 2017 June 
Throwing Of Items By Fans Must Be Controlled By Policy  2017 June 
New Training Partnership With Recreation Facility Association of Nova Scotia (RFANS)  2017 May 
Supervisory Reminder -  Summer Students 2017 May 
#150RecFacilities - Celebrate Recreation Facilities 2017 May 
Reminder - Refrigeration Plant Operations  2017 May 
Recreation Workers Who Use ATV’s or UTV’s Must Know the Rules 2017 May 
What is Legionnaires' Disease - should we be concerned about it in our operations? 2017 April 
New Cross-Ice and Half-Ice Mandatory Policy From Hockey Canada Requires Communication and Careful Consideration With User Groups
2017 March 
Recreation Facilities Asset Management (RFAM) Software Program Provided At No-Cost As A Benefit of Membership
2016 April
REMINDER NOTICE – Section 39: Operating Engineers Regulation 2015 November
ORFA New Logo and Tagline 2015 April
Facility Manager Survey 2015 January 
Announcing your 2015-16 Board Members  2014 November
PSHSA and ORFA Sign Memorandum of Understanding 2013 December
ORFA and CHS Partnership 2013 December

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