“Near Average” Hurricane Season Expected - Residents Urged To Be Ready

Thursday, 11 July 2019 - 5:14pm

Colorado State University’s Department of Atmospheric Science has maintained the previous prediction that the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season will see activity levels close to the 1981 to 2010 average.

Sister Islands Community Preparedness Meeting Schedule

Thursday, 27 June 2019 - 4:02pm

Residents of Anegada, Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke are invited to attend community preparedness meetings with His Excellency the Governor Augustus J.U. Jaspert and officers from the Department of Disaster Management (DDM).

Youths Age 12-17 Encouraged To Join Teen Cert Training

Friday, 14 June 2019 - 5:05pm

Students aged 12-17 have the opportunity to learn the basics of how to respond to various emergencies during a three-day Teen Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training.

Forecasters Now Predict “Approximately Average" Hurricane Season

Tuesday, 4 June 2019 - 4:52pm

The latest forecast for the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season warns the region to expect for an “approximately average" season. Published by the Colorado State University Tropical Meteorology Project, the June 4 forecast report is slightly upgraded from the April document.

Project Submissions For NEOC Building Extended To June 11

Friday, 31 May 2019 - 8:00am

Interested Tenderers are notified that the project submission for the construction of the National Emergency Operations Centre building has been extended to June 11.

Parents In The BVI Urged To Prepare For Hurricane Season

Wednesday, 29 May 2019 - 5:01pm

All parents and guardians are reminded to make the necessary preparations to safeguard their children this Hurricane Season.

RFA Wildcat Helicopter And Humanitarian Aid And Disaster Relief Crew Visits The BVI

Monday, 27 May 2019 - 9:59am

Members of the humanitarian and disaster relief crew of RFA Mounts Bay and the RN helicopter will be paying a brief flying visit to the Virgin Islands today, Monday May 27.

Gender And Disaster Risk Reduction Workshop Draws Over 70 Persons

Friday, 24 May 2019 - 5:32pm

The two-day Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction and Recovery Workshop kicked off at the Moorings yesterday May 23. 

DDM Conducts Monthly Emergency Broadcast Test

Friday, 24 May 2019 - 9:21am

The public is notified that the Department of Disaster Management will be testing its National Siren System and National Emergency Broadcast System today Friday, May 24 at 2:00 p.m.

DDM Conducts Monthly Emergency Broadcast Test

Friday, 24 May 2019 - 8:58am

The Department of Disaster Management will be testing its National Siren System and National Emergency Broadcast System today Friday, May 24 at 2:00 p.m.

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