During some emergencies, it may be necessary to protect our citizens by evacuating the area impacted by the emergency. An emergency evacuation centre may be set up to provide shelter and food to people affected by the emergency. If there were a need to be evacuated, you would be notified.
Right after an emergency, you may feel stressed, confused and disoriented. These are perfectly normal reactions. If you are informed and prepared, you will be in a position to recover more quickly and you can help others do the same.
The following steps will help you get back on track.
Don't use the telephone unless it is absolutely necessary. Emergency crews will need all available lines.
Check your home:
Remember the following points:
Remember, if you turn off the gas, a professional from the gas company should turn it back on.
In Rama, you can access information about area emergency situations by listening to local radio and television stations, calling the Community Emergency Management line at (705) 330-3299 if the emergency is located in our community, checking Rama's facebook and twitter pages. When a community emergency is declared, residents will be provided with information and direction as available.
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