About Us

hpffa-logo-trans-smThe Hamilton Professional Fire Fighters Association chartered with the International Association of Fire Fighters in 1929 becoming Local 288.  We represent over 500 men and women fire fighters working in our Suppression, Communication, Fire Prevention, Training and Mechanical Division. 

We answer approximately 30,000 calls a year ranging from medical calls, burning complaints, structural fires, assistance calls and rescues.  Our members are also trained in high angle rope rescue, confined space rescue and hazardous material incidents.