Earthquake Preparation: Before, After & During

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Over the years, there has been an increase in the number of extreme weather related incidents. Over 60% of British Columbians now live in a region where some of the largest earthquakes in the world occur.  The best defences against emergencies are education and preparation. Learn what you can do to protect yourself and your family. Download the complete guide to earthquake preparation.

Before an Earthquake

Here are some things you can do to protect yourself, your family and your property in the event of an earthquake:

During an Earthquake

Drop, cover and hold on. Minimize your movements to a few steps to a nearby safe place.

If Indoors

If Outdoors

If in a Moving Vehicle

If Trapped Under Debris

After an Earthquake

In addition to insuring your home, we are committed to helping you and your loved ones stay safe when disaster strikes. If you would like more information on developing a family emergency plan or building a disaster supply kit, please contact us today.