Dave Lisle of the Technical Standards and Safety Authority to receive Fire Marshal's Award for Excellence in Fire Safety

 Dave Lisle of the Technical Standards and Safety Authority to receive Fire  Marshal's Award for Excellence in Fire Safety  TORONTO, June 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Dave Lisle, Director of Research and Education  with the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA) received a Fire  Marshal's Award for Excellence in Fire Safety at a ceremony today in Toronto.  The annual Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council's Fire Safety Awards  recognize outstanding contributions to fire protection and prevention in  Ontario.  In his role at TSSA, Lisle is responsible for leading the organization's  innovative research in the field of user behaviour to understand and modify  behaviour as a way to enhance public safety in Ontario.  For the past 10 years, Lisle has worked with the Fire Marshal's Public Fire  Safety Council. His expertise in research, education and the dangers of carbon  monoxide poisoning has made him an invaluable asset on numerous Council  committees and projects. Lisle is currently a director on the Council Board  and a member of the partnership and resource committee. On behalf of the  Council he has presented at various fire service conferences and participated  in Learn and Share sessions. He recently presented the results of his research  on carbon monoxide education strategies to 140 Toronto fire service inspectors  and public educators as part of a Council pilot outreach.  As a long-time sponsor of the Council, TSSA has contributed more than $1.5  million dollars, as well as countless staff hours in support of campaigns,  resource production and communications.  "The Council has come to rely on Dave Lisle's exceptional talents and unique  perspective in many of its endeavours," said Ted Wieclawek, Chair, Fire  Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council. "Dave is always willing to lend a hand  wherever it is needed, and always with a smile and a kind word. His  willingness to go the extra mile in the interest of public safety demonstrates  his commitment to toward enhancing life safety in the province."  The Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council gratefully acknowledges the  support of its sponsors in this event: TD Bank Group, Toronto Blue Jays, Union  Gas Limited/ A Spectra Energy Company, Technical Standards & Safety Authority  - TSSA, Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. Proctor & Gamble Inc., Electrical  Safety Authority, CSA Group, The Co-operators Group, Kidde Canada Inc., Roxul  Inc. and The Home Depot.    SOURCE  Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council  Carol Gravelle, Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management, (416)  325-3138 carol.gravelle@ontario.ca  To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2014/19/c2404.html  CO: Fire Marshal's Public Fire Safety Council ST: Ontario NI: ENT  
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