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Getting prepared for emergencies

​Emergencies can happen anytime, anywhere. Learn the basic actions you can take to prepare and protect yourself, your family and your home.

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Explore our disaster risks

​Use our Disaster Risk Explorer to learn about the risk of disasters in Calgary and what The City is doing to prepare for it.

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Ready Calgary training

​We offer e-learning and in-person emergency preparedness courses that help you develop skills to stay safe at home, at work, and in your community.

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Types of emergencies

Emergency situations often occur without warning. You can lessen the impact of an emergency situation by knowing what to do before a disaster strikes.​​​​

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72-hour kit

In the event of an emergency, responders may be busy assisting those in immediate danger. The 72-hour kit holds supplies to support you and your family in an emergency situation.​

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Alerts and Notifications

There are many ways you can obtain information during an emergency. You can monitor local media through a television set or radio, check for alerts through social media and websites.

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Emergency action plan

Floods, fires, electrical outages and other disasters can occur at any time. While we might not be able to avoid these emergencies, we can be ready for them.


family

Prepare your family and home

​​Reduce the impact of an emergency situation for yourself and the family.
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seniors

Prepare as a senior

​​Despite best planning, you might require help from others during an emergency.
Learn more.
persons with disabilities

Prepare as a person with a disability

​​Preparing may involve specific planning for persons with disabilities.
Learn more.
business

Prepare your business

​​Businesses require additional preparation to deal with emergencies.
Learn more.
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