Frank Cowan Company, in partnership with the Ontario Recreation Facilities Association Inc. (ORFA) and the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA), invite you to an information session on ice arena refrigeration plant responsibilities and compliance.
Tragically in 2017, three lives were lost in an arena plant room in Fernie, BC. Three years later stakeholders are examining their local operations to determine if the same type of event could happen again in their own municipality and what the ramifications are from a public safety and legal liability standpoint.
Arena refrigeration plant rooms are considered to be relatively safe. Municipal leaders need to consider what gaps and issues may exist and require attention, including the high turnover of senior arena staff due to retirements, increased financial pressures and aging recreation infrastructure.
For more info: Risk Management Seminar