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Emergency Preparedness Links of Interest

  • www.weatheroffice.com - Up-to-to-the-minute weather reports (select by region)
  • www.bchydro.com/safety/ - Power Outage Safety and More
  • Emergency Management BC
    • Attention Teachers! School preparedness materials geared for all grades, Kid Zone, fun learning tool for kids.
    • Hazard Plans:
      • Influenza pandemic
      • Interface Fires
      • Flood plan
      • Tsunami Plan
      • Earthquake Plan
      • Disaster Financial Assistance Information
  • www.hc-sc.gc.ca/pphb-dgspsp/emergency-urgence/ - Health Canada Emergency Services
  • www.gov.bc.ca - (Select Ministry of Forests)
    • Wildfire Protection
    • 2003 Wildfire Review
    • Ministry Service Plan
  • www.gov.bc.ca - Provincial Highways Road Reports
  • www.epicc.org - Emergency Preparedness for Industry and Commerce Council
  • www.avalanche.ca - Canadian Avalanche Association, Public Avalanche Bulletins, Snowline Association - Facts About Avalanches
  • www.redcross.ca - The Canadian Red Cross:
    • Disaster Services
    • Water Safety Services
    • FAQ's
  • www.sja.ca - St. John Ambulance:
    • Health and Safety Training
    • Safety Tips
  • www.bcehs.ca - BC Ambulance:
    • Teachers and Parents! Coloring Book
    • Air Ambulance
    • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Disaster Financial Assistance - information on the eligibility criteria for the disaster financial assistance program that is in place to help replace or restore uninsurable essential items that are damaged or destroyed in a disaster situation.

For further information on Emergency Planning & Preparedness please contact:
Transit and Emergency Planning Department
250-390-4111 | toll free at 1-877-607-4111 | e-mail: emergencyplanning@rdn.bc.ca