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#bcflood #flood2018

Personal Emergency Preparedness

We're all seeing the hashtags on social media right now.  British Columbia is flooding.  New Brunswick did experience a catastrophic flood already this year and is now in the process of recovering.  Alberta is preparing for possible flooding.  Forest fires are already starting.  There's an active volcano erupting on the Big Island of Hawai'i.  The climate is changing.  Weather patterns are unpredictable.  What you can predict is the need to be prepared.  You can't rely on the government or the military.  Friends, family and neighbours rely on each other. News1130 recently interviewed F.A.S.T.'s general manager.  Check out the article here www.news1130.com/2018/05/13/time-build-emergency-kit-bc-deals-floods-fires/. ...

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Fort McMurray Fire and Evacuation - Lessons Learned

Personal Emergency Preparedness

Fort McMurray Fire and Evacuation - Lessons Learned

The Fort McMurray fire and evacuation reminds us all to be prepared for any type of emergency.  You may need to leave your home with only seconds to spare. Make the time now to talk with your family about an emergency plan, how you will communicate with each other and where you will try and meet up.  Make sure you have an emergency kit which includes rescue items, first aid and portable food and water rations for at least 72 hours.  Keep a list of important documents and the items you want to take with you if you need to evacuate quickly....

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