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Fire chief calls for more workplace safety supports after Langford, B.C., firefighter dies from cancer

By Maryam Gamar, CBC News   

Headlines News BC firefighter safety wellness

Mar. 25, 2023, Langford, B.C. – A Vancouver Island fire chief is calling for more workplace support for firefighters following a colleague’s death from cancer. Lance Caven, assistant fire chief of the Langford Fire Rescue, died earlier this month at the age of 50 after serving in the southern Vancouver Island city for 30 years. | READ MORE

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