Planning and preparing for pandemics
A new coronavirus is currently causing respiratory infections, mostly in Hubei Province, China. BC has one confirmed case of the novel coronavirus; however the risk to British Columbians continues to be low.
BE PREPARED FOR ANY EMERGENCY
NSEM is closely monitoring the COVID-19/Coronavirus situation. We continue to work closely with the 3 north shore municipalities and partner agencies for the continued health and safety of our community.
What You Can Do
As much as possible, stay home.
Practice social distancing when outside the home.
Wash your hands and avoid touching your face.
Understand how to self monitor and self isolate
Take the steps to prepare, in case someone in your household becomes ill.
Stay at home if you are feeling unwell.
For additional information, follow the direction of our public health authorities: