UBCM 2017 Convention

E-Comm will be at the the 2017 Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) Convention September 25-29 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, B.C.

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9-1-1 Tips

  • Call 9-1-1 if you have an emergency that requires immediate action from the police, fire or ambulance: if someone's health, safety, or property is in jeopardy or if a crime is in progress.
  • Know your location at all times.
  • Don’t program 9-1-1 into any phone.
  • If you call 9-1-1 accidentally, stay on the line and let us know.
  • Lock and store your cellphone carefully to prevent accidental 9-1-1 calls.
  • Do not text or tweet 9-1-1. Dial 9-1-1 in an emergency.

The culprits in your purse and pockets cause hundreds of accidental 9-1-1 calls every day. Please help us prevent these calls – you can start by watching our 9-1-1 culprits video:

Click here to learn more about our public education campaigns and to view our "Don't let
non-emergencies compete with real ones
" video.

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Total calls to 9-1-1 received in August 2017