Emergencies can happen at any time and without warning. Be ready. With a little preparation, you can respond quickly to help yourself and others. Understand the risks in your area, create a household emergency plan and build an emergency kit.
Learn about the hazards that can lead to emergencies.
Learn how to prepare your household for emergencies.
Get information, safety tips, posters, presentations and more to help you get prepared.
Extreme weather can hit quickly. Are you ready?
Make an emergency plan
When emergencies happen, having a plan in place is the best way to respond quickly and protect your family, your community and your property. Make a plan now – before you need one.
Floods are among the most frequent and costly natural disasters in Canada. Take steps to protect your property.
Canadian Disaster Database
The Canadian Disaster Database contains detailed disaster information on more than 1,000 natural, technological and conflict events (excluding the war) that have happened since 1900.
Get Prepared for Wildfires!
As the weather warms up, Canadians are at greater risk of being impacted by wildfires. Learn how to protect yourself, your family, and your home.
Emergency Preparedness Week
May 1-7, 2022. With a little preparation, you can be ready for anything. Understand the risks in your area, create a household emergency plan and build an emergency kit.
- Date modified: