Disasters can strike without warning. Be emergency ready.
The Alberta Emergency Alert System provides critical information about an immediate disaster, where it is occurring and what actions Albertans need to take.
Alerts are distributed to the public through:
- Alberta Emergency Alert Website
- Radio and television
- Rich Site Summary (RSS) feed
- Road signage
- Smartphone apps
- Social media (Facebook, Twitter)
- Text messages
911: Emergencies - fire, ambulance, police, hazardous materials spills
811: Health information and advice 24-hours a day from an Alberta Health Services’ registered nurse
711: Relay service allows deaf people to converse with the hearing over the phone through an operator.
511: Road reports and traffic conditions
311: City government information for transit and program registration, as well as sewer and interpretive services. Anyone requiring fire, ambulance, or police emergency assistance must call 911 for emergency assistance.
211: The Support Network - single access point to the health, human services, community resources and government assistance people need every day as well as in times of crisis
Edmonton Police Non-Emergency Line
ATCO Gas Emergency Line
780-420-5585 (Edmonton and area)
EPCOR Power Trouble Line
EPCOR Water Trouble Line
Alberta Emergency Alert
Alberta Health Services
Alberta Poison and Drug Information Service
Insurance Bureau of Canada
Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness