May 6 - 12, 2018 marks Emergency Preparedness Week (EP Week). It is an opportunity to encourage Canadians to take concrete actions to be better prepared to protect themselves and their families during emergencies. Are you prepared for an emergency?
Public Safety Canada suggests that in case of an emergency, residents should be prepared to take care of themselves and their family for a minimum of 72 hours, enabling first responders to focus on those in urgent needs.
Find more information here: https://www.getprepared.gc.ca/index-en.aspx