Ibefore to find out t is easier now than ever it happens. And about a disaster soon after to those who it’s also easier to get help in Canada to have need it. We are very lucky pitch in when fires, so many people ready to make life hard floods,storms or other disasters affected. for those who have been wrong, like the When something huge goes
1998 ice storm or 1996 Saguenay flood,the Canadians often the 2013 Calgary flood, men and look to the military. Trained to help people women in uniform are there in trucks or even get out of danger on foot, organize shelter by helicopter. They can also had to leave and food for those who have help with the their homes. And they often up after hard, tiring work of cleaning a disaster.
work of battling fires only do the exhausting Firefighters not to rescue people they also react quickly staff, in forests and towns, emergency services workers such as or are in trouble. Medical have been hurt care for those who doctors and nurses out by a disaster. know scared and stressed who groups of volunteers
There are also organized as the Quebec Search emergency, such what to do in an Canadian Avalanche Association, the and Rescue Volunteer the Canadian St. John Ambulance, Dog Rescue Association, others. Red Cross and many and when disaster strikes Time and time again, Canadians also do help is needed, ordinary food for Whether it’s making amazing things. to opening their homes emergency workers, sandbags lost theirs, filling people who have back or a thousand to keep flood waters strangers neighbours and other kindnesses, to help out. are often the first