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. Download this Emergency Preparedness Guide as a starting point to 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.
The Emergency Preparedness Guide was developed in collaboration with:
- Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police
- Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs
- Canadian Red Cross
- St. John Ambulance
- Salvation Army