Mock emergency exercise to be performed in Taylor Wednesday morning

first_imgA mock emergency exercise will be put on in Taylor Wednesday morning from 8:30 a.m. until 12 noon. The exercise will consist of a staged accident scene and staged fire on Cherry Avenue east between the district office and Canfor Taylor Pulp.Residents can expect to see fire, RCMP, and BCAS emergency vehicles with lights and sirens. There will be traffic control personnel on the scene to ensure a safe working area.There is the potential for traffic delays. Anyone traveling through at the time will be asked to obey the directions provided by traffic control.- Advertisement -The purpose of the exercise is to test response, communication, and team work between the agencies so they can be as prepared as possible should an emergency situation present itself that affects the community and residents.last_img

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