RAC HAS A NEW CHIEF FIELD SERVICES OFFICER

RAC ANNOUNCES NEW CHIEF OF FIELD SERVICES ORGANIZATION RAC is pleased to announce that Mr. William (“Bill”) Boskwick (VE4BOZ/VE4IR) has accepted the position of Chief Field Services Officer (CFSO). This is an executive level position within RAC and reports to the President. One of the significant roles within Field Services is the enabling of amateur… Read More

NEW USGS REPORT DOESN’T LOOK ALL THAT GOOD FOR CALIFORNIA AND A LARGE EARTHQUAKE.

As science moves along predictions change. Here is a report on the current California situation.  BC should not get too smug.  We need to prepare for a significant event. ARES LEADERS, this is interesting information. http://www.emergencymgmt.com/disaster/Risk-NEW USGS REPORT DOESN’T LOOK ALL THAT GOOD FOR CALIFORNIA AND A LARGE EARTHQUAKE.8-Earthquake-California-Leaps.html

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRITISH COLUMBIA HOLDS THEIR FIRST TSUNAMI AWARENESS WEEK MARCH 22 2015

In an effort to more fully engage the public about the tsunami threat Emergency Management British Columbia will hold their first Tsunami Awareness Week start March 22,2015. This will be done in partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) from the US.  For one of the handouts available go to https://www.emergencyinfobc.gov.bc.ca/be-tsunami-smart ARES UNITS..… Read More

BC POLICE CRACK DOWN ON DISTRACTED DRIVERS – MARCH 1 -31 2015

Police Forces in BC have launched a month long campaign against distracted drivers. The first time you get caught the fine is $167.00,  plus points.. The second time, well you really don’t want to know !  ( It is well over five hundred dollars )  You should have a copy of your Certificate of Proficiency… Read More