In the Event of a Local Emergency
If you are asked to evacuate during an emergency, immediately follow the instructions of all emergency personnel.
If you need immediate assistance, call 9-1-1.
Are you Prepared?
How long can your family survive without outside assistance? If an emergency happens in your community, it may take emergency workers some time to reach you. You should be prepared to take care of yourself and your family for a minimum of 72 hours.
Learn how quick and easy it is to become better prepared to face a range of emergencies-- anytime, anywhere. Use this Emergency Preparedness Guide to create your own emergency plan. Use the checklists to build a 72-hour emergency kit. These basic steps will help you take care of yourself and your loved ones during an emergency.
Be prepared for up to 72 Hours
Emergency preparedness is a shared responsibility. All Canadians are encouraged to be prepared to cope for at least 72 hours of an emergency, while emergency workers focus on those in urgent need.
By taking a few simple steps today, you can become better prepared to face a range of emergencies. These basic steps should help you to take care of yourself and your loved ones during an emergency. Emergency preparedness involves three steps:
- Know the Risks
- Make a Plan
- Prepare an emergency kit
Emergency Management Coordinator
721 Lakeside Blvd, Strathmore AB T1P 1B8