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Know Your Risks

The City of Richmond wants to make sure you’re ready for any type of hazard

The City of Richmond is susceptible to a number of hazards including:

  • Extreme weather (wind storms, winter storms, heat waves)
  • Earthquakes
  • Flooding
  • Pandemics
  • Power outages
  • Gas Leaks
  • Fires

For more information on these hazards and how they may affect you, visit PreparedBC

Also, think about how your personal settings may affect you during any of these hazards and consider them while planning and preparing. These can include:

  • Where you live and work (proximity to the shore, power lines, other hazards)
  • Type of building (single-family home, townhouse, apartment, etc.)
  • Who lives with you (seniors, children, pets)