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Great British Columbia ShakeOut Earthquake Drill
Date: October 17, 2019
Time: 10:17 AM

On the third Thursday of October, thousands of British Columbians will "Drop, Cover, and Hold On" in The Great British Columbia ShakeOut, the largest earthquake drill in BC history! In 2018, 910,000 British Columbians participated in the ShakeOut exercise!

Register Today & Participate in ShakeOut

  • Go to www.shakeoutbc.ca to register yourself and all your family and friends!
  • Take part in community events and activities that promote personal disaster preparedness (or create your own!).
  • Prepare or update your family emergency plan and 72 hour emergency preparedness kits. View our tips to get you started!
  • On October 17 at 10:17 AM, “Drop! Cover! & Hold On!” for 60 seconds wherever you might be.
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