Question of the Week | May 17

Will the failure of the BC Emergency Alerting System Test impact your confidence in the system?

BACKGROUND: The B.C. government says it will work with the company in charges of the new emergency alert system in case of natural disasters, after Wednesday’s test failed to reach many.


British Columbians were supposed to receive an alert message and sound on their cellphones, radio and TV at 1:55 p.m. that day. Many took to social media to post pictures and videos of the alerts, while many others, either with different cellphone providers or brands of phone, did not.

FULL STORY: BC to work with emergency alert operator after test fails


 


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