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Monday, March 13, 2017 11:15 AM
Captain Kit Little of the District of North Vancouver’s Fire and Rescue Services has today been honoured with a rare medal of bravery for his courageous actions in saving the life of a woman trapped in an apartment fire.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 11:47 AM
Each year, the Province recognizes Public Safety Lifeline Volunteer Award winners and their significant contributions to emergency and disaster response throughout British Columbia.
Thursday, March 2, 2017 12:30 PM
Minister of State for Emergency Preparedness Naomi Yamamoto has issued the following statement on the unveiling of the Search and Rescue Volunteer Memorial in Victoria:
Saturday, February 11, 2017 10:15 AM
The Province intends to introduce a new tax credit for B.C.’s volunteer firefighters and search and rescue volunteers as part of Balanced Budget 2017.
Friday, January 20, 2017 6:30 PM
A peak in the North Shore Mountains is being named in honour of a long-time leader of British Columbia’s search and rescue community and commemorates his work as an advocate for backcountry safety.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 10:00 AM
With a new year upon us, why not invest in a resolution that could save your life or the life of a loved one or neighbour?
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 11:15 AM
As a result of ongoing fiscal discipline and strong economic growth in B.C., the Province of British Columbia is able to support and fund projects that make a real difference to better protect the lives of the citizens of British Columbia.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 10:00 AM
Each year, preventable fires during the holiday season injure British Columbians and cause thousands of dollars in property damage.
Saturday, December 17, 2016 10:30 AM
British Columbia is full of opportunities and unforgettable recreational experiences. But to safely enjoy this province, everyone venturing out into the wilderness has the responsibility of adequately preparing for the trip.
Friday, December 9, 2016 11:30 AM
VICTORIA – Minister of State for Emergency Preparedness Naomi Yamamoto announced Emergency Management BC’s (EMBC) endorsement of a one-year pilot project for the use of unmanned aerial vehicles – “UAVs” or drones – by search and rescue crews in Coquitlam and Kamloops.