Spend Time Today Ensuring You're Prepared for an Earthquake

Given yesterday's 7.7 magnitude earthquake in Haida Gwaii, spend some time today ensuring you and your family are prepared in the event of an earthquake. Victoria has a one in three probability of a damaging earthquake in the next 50 years. Learn what you can do to be prepared.

Learn what it will take to be prepared for an earthquake at a free workshop on November 19.

The Emergency Contact Card can help your loved ones reunite after an earthquake or other disaster. Everyone should carry one.

Check out our Recipe for Disaster to learn what you need in your family's emergency kit.

Learn more about the risk of a tsunami in Greater Victoria, what to do, and the difference between a tsunami warning and a tsunami advisory here.