British Columbia

Earthquakes are a natural disaster that can’t be avoided. But, there are things you can do to prepare for one. Besides practicing your “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” routine, you should seriously consider packing an earthquake survival kit – if you don’t already have one. The Importance of an Earthquake Survival Kit An earthquake can…

A fact of living in British Columbia is the need to know about wildfire prevention and safety. Although wildfire severity varies from season to season, it will always be a natural hazard we contend with. When they occur regularly, small fires actually benefit our ecosystem health, and have a necessary role. They can facilitate plant…

Figuring out how to get ready for your next adventure? We’ve got some ideas to share about safely exploring beautiful BC.  Whether you’re headed to the Kootenays, the Sunshine Coast, or even heading up the Alaska Highway, here are some tips to help keep the focus on fun. Are you a super spontaneous traveller or…