When Disaster Strikes – It’s too Late to Buy Emergency Equipment

In the early summer of 2013 when heavy winter runoff from the nearby Rocky Mountains and unseasonably high amounts of rain along the foothills of Alberta caused catastrophic flooding to the city of Calgary, it demonstrated how unprepared the vast majority of people are for the type of disaster that knocked power out for over two weeks to the city of over a million people. As officials scrambled to...