Archive of: December, 2021

  • SEVERE FLOODING ON BOTH CANADIAN COASTS

    SEVERE FLOODING ON BOTH CANADIAN COASTS

    Severe flooding has been the major topic of news on both sides of Canada. An atmospheric river in BC has cause torrential downpours and landslides, while parts of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland have experienced a similar weather pattern, causing roads to wash out and ferries to alter their routes to avoid the damage.


  • WINTER HOLIDAY FIRE SAFETY TIPS

    WINTER HOLIDAY FIRE SAFETY TIPS

    More fires and fire-related deaths occur over the winter holidays than any other time of the year. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), most fires occur between December 15 to December 31.1 Other statistics show that the number of open-flame fires on Christmas Day are more than double the average, and New Year’s Day runs a close second.