According to the Emergency Response Plan, the Town of Kindersley has experienced or is most likely to experience the following emergencies:
- Chemical spill or Dangerous Goods accident on the highway or railway
- Long-term Power Failure
- Pandemic/Epidemic occurrence
- Fire – wild fire/structural/explosion
The chemical spill or dangerous goods accident involving an evacuation of all or a portion of the Town was deemed to have the greatest overall impact on the community and surrounding area.
The Emergency Response Plan involves consultation between the Town of Kindersley, RM of Kindersley, emergency response agencies (i.e. RCMP, EMS, Kindersley Fire and Rescue Brigade), Heartland Health Region, crisis and emergency support agencies, and several other important partners. Surrounding communities committed to providing mutual aid in the case of a major incident or emergency are also consulted on an ongoing basis as the plan is updated and modified.
The Town of Kindersley’s EMO Coordinator facilitates the plan and act as liaison between all the partners and agencies involved.