Public Safety Canada

Public Safety Canada is the lead agency responsible for developing and implementing federal policies for emergency management and coordinating the federal response to emergencies and disastersPSC is responsible for running the Government Operations Centre (GOC) located in Ottawa, Canada's strategic-level operations centre. It is the hub of a network of operations centres run by a variety of federal departments and agencies including the RCMP, Health Canada and National Defence.

Further information regarding their role in emergency management can be found on the website: http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/index-en.asp



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