Know the Risks
Although the consequences of disasters can be similar, knowing the risks specific to our area can help us better prepare. In addition to natural disasters, there are other types of risks. There are power outages and major transportation incidents. As well, there is the possibility of intentional acts including terrorism on Canadian soil. We need to prepare for all hazards.
Risks in the Strathmore area include:
- Overland flooding
- Wild Fire
- Proximity to dangerous goods route
- Infectious disease outbreak
- Severe Weather