Top 3 Excuses why Families don’t Prepare for Disasters!

Young women confused about how to prepare for disasters.

Prepare for a disaster, heck no – it won’t happen to me!  Those were the exact words uttered by Shane and Jen when they moved into a new home close to the neighbouring forests.  Sadly, 3- months later, they were sitting in a Reception Centre with their young daughter Emma as a forest fire was […]

My House is on Fire – What do I do?

Mom and kids at a House Fire

The kids are finally settled at their desks to complete their homework.  You are looking forward to sitting down with a cup of tea after a long day.  All of a sudden, the shrill noise of your smoke alarm blasts throughout your home, warning of a house fire.  You turn around, and you can smell […]

3 Tips I Learned Responding to Fires

Lady standing by fire truck after home burnt

They stand on the sidewalk in utter disbelief, looking at their home, wondering what to do next.  They shake their heads; this was not supposed to happen to them!