Stay informed during an emergency. Monitor local radio, TV and social media.
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Disasters can strike without warning. Take care of yourself and loved ones for up to one week during a major emergency while Edmonton’s emergency response community assists those in urgent need.
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 various outlets including:
Subscribe to emergency alerts on your smartphone or computer at:
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
Phone: 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
Phone: 1-800-377-6378 (Alberta)
Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness
Phone: 1-800-O-CANADA (1-800-622-6232)