Prepare for Emergencies

Depending on the incident, you and your family could be on your own for several days while first responders manage the aftermath. Follow the four steps below to start getting organized in case of an incident:


Step 1: Prepare Your Home

Step 2: Prepare Your Emergency Kit


52 Weeks to Emergency Preparedness
Use this list to add small items to your emergency kits every week. This can make the job of creating a complete kit a little less daunting.

Step 3: Meet with Your Neighbours Step 4: Stay Informed

Bookmark these provincial channels:

@PreparedBC for preparedness information

@EmergencyInfoBC and Emergency Info BC for alerts
@BCGovFireInfo for wildfire updates
BC Forest Fire Information (Facebook)
@DriveBC and for road conditions