News releases from Emergency Management Office (Page 22)

Children's 911 DVD Launched

Emergency Management Office

As part of Emergency Preparedness Week (May 7-13), Nova Scotia's Emergency Management Office (EMO) has launched a new children's 911 DVD.

Emergency Preparedness Week, May 7-13

Emergency Management Office

Floods, forest fires, hurricanes and blizzards -- just some of the risks we face in Nova Scotia. Are you prepared to cope on your own for the first 72 hours while first responders help those in desperate need?

EMO Partners to Provide Sand Bagging Machines

Emergency Management Office

Municipalities now have access to four sand bagging machines thanks to a joint partnership among the Emergency Management Office, Department of Transportation and Public Works and the federal government through Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada.

Generator Program a Success

Emergency Management Office

Communities across Nova Scotia now have improved access to back-up electrical power during an emergency thanks to the conclusion of a successful generator program.