March 14, 2019
ORFA Leadership Post Fernie Tradegy

In October of 2017, Technical Safety BC released an ice arena refrigeration plant accident investigation report.  Contained within that report are a number of recommendations, with six (6) key areas that arena owner’s are urged to review and act upon. REPORT

In keeping with ORFA's vision to be a leader in the recreation facilities profession, and to ensure that Ontario ice areas remain safe, a reflection of what has been accomplished by the ORFA to date to address these key areas are highlighted below: 

Oct 20, 2017 - Are Ontario's Ice Rinks Safe?

Oct 24, 2017 - Ice Arena Registered Refrigeration Plant Safety Bulletin 

Oct 25, 2017 - Are Ontario's Ice Rinks Safe? – Follow Up

Aug 2, 2018 - Technical Safety BC – Investigation Report Ammonia Release Fernie Memorial Arena