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Your H1N1 Preparation Guide
(Brochure PDF 817 Kb- Public Health Agency of Canada)

  • What is the H1N1 flu Virus?
  • Tips for prevention
  • Advice on caring for someon who is sick 



Be Prepared, not scared - Emergency preparedness starts with you
(Brochure PDF 1.2 Mb - Public Safety Canada)

  • Checklists for assembling personal emergency kits
  • Advice on what to do before, during and after emergencies such as natural disasters and winter power failures
  • Advice on evacuation procedures and possible emotional reactions following a crisis situation





Your emergency preparedness guide
(Brochure PDF 1 Mb - Public Safety Canada)

Become better prepared to face emergencies, anytime, anywhere. This guide will help you take care of yourself and your loved ones during an emergency:

  • Identify the risks in your area
  • Create your own emergency plan and
  • Personalize your 72-hour emergency kit




Emergency preparedness guide for people with disabilities and special needs
(Brochure PDF 1 Mb - Public Safety Canada)

Become better prepared to face emergencies, anytime, anywhere. This guide will help you take care of yourself and your loved ones during an emergency:

  • Identify the risks in your area
  • Create your own emergency plan and
  • Personalize your 72-hour emergency kit




Preparing for the unexpected
(Brochure PDF 1.6 Mb - Public Safety Canada)

  • What to do in emergency situations such as terrorist attacks
  • Information on bomb threats, suspicious packages and chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) incidents
  • Step-by-step advice on building a personal emergency plan, recovering from a disaster and administering basic first aid



Planning for your family: the 5-step guide
(500 Kb - Public Safety Canada)

  • Each year, thousands of Canadian families face emergency situations that could change their lives forever.
  • Don't be caught off-guard.




Floods - What to do before and after
(Brochure PDF 133Kb - Public Safety Canada)

  • Step-by-step advice, general precautions and evacuation procedures
  • What to do after a flood: what to keep and what to discard; steps to follow before moving back into your house;
  • Precautions during cleanup, tips on cleaning water-damaged items, etc.




Severe storms
(Brochure PDF 1 Mb - Public Safety Canada)

  • Advice on how to prepare for a severe storm, choose a shelter area, pack an emergency kit, etc
  • Advice on what to do in the home or in the car during a tornado, a hurricane, a severe thunderstorm, hail, freezing rain or a blizzard.
  • What to do after the storm.



Power Outages
(Brochure PDF 99 Kb- Public Safety Canada)

  • How to reduce the harmful effects of power and heating outages
  • What to do, and what not to do, during and after a power outage
  • Steps to take in case you need to evacuate your home





Earthquakes
(Brochure PDF 1.2 MB - Public Safety Canada)

  • What to expect during an Earthquake
  • Preparing for an Earthquake
  • What to do during and after an Earthquake




Natural hazards map of Canada
(Map PDF 700 Kb - Public Safety Canada)

  • Maps and data covering a 150-year period
  • Locations, types and magnitudes of significant natural disasters
  • Earthquakes, floods, tornadoes, tsunamis, landslides and snow avalanches, volcanic eruptions and more





Farm Animal Preparedness
(Brochure PDF 341 Kb - Public Safety Canada)

  • Know the Risks
  • Make a Plan

 


Many of these brochures are available at the Office of Public Safety by email or phone (902) 894-0385.

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