Spring and Summer Safety

Have a safe summer!

Have fun, enjoy Manitoba’s great outdoors in provincial parks and on the water, but keep safety in mind.  Just click on the links to the left for summer safety tips and facts.  Then go and have some fun in the sun!

Be Prepared.  Know what to do!

Summer Weather Hazards


Forest Fires


Family Emergency Handbook  PDF, 548 KB
This guide provides self help information to use during times of disasters, emergencies or catastrophic events.

72 Hours - Is your family prepared?
Prepare your family so in the case of a major emergency like a flood or blackout, you are ready to care of yourself and your loved ones for at least 72 hours.

AlertReady Emergency Alert System (source: alertready.ca)
If an alert is broadcast, it's time to act. Alert Ready is designed to deliver critical and potentially life-saving alerts to Canadians through television and radio. The Alert Ready system is developed in partnership with federal, provincial and territorial emergency management officials, Environment Canada and the broadcast industry to ensure you receive alerts immediately and know when to take action to keep yourself and your family safe.