Airport Authority To Conduct Simulation Exercises

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:15pm

The BVI Airports Authority Ltd. will be conducting its biennial emergency simulation exercises at the Auguste George Airport, Anegada and the Taddy Bay Airport on Virgin Gorda.

Airport Emergency Simulation Exercise On Anegada

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:05pm

The public is notified that the BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) will be conducting its biennial emergency simulation exercise at the Auguste George Airport on Anegada today November 18.

Exercise Exercise! BVI On Tsunami Warning

Thursday, 11 March 2021 - 10:15am

CARIBE WAVE EXERCISE MESSAGE – The Virgin Islands is under tsunami warning. 

Remarks by Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - Contract Signing for new National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) Building

Friday, 29 January 2021 - 12:02pm

Good day and God's Blessings to everyone. I am happy to see us moving forward with this project to construct a new fit-for-purpose building which will house the Department for Disaster Management (DDM) and the National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC), two crucial components of our disaster management apparatus.

UK Task Group To Conduct Hurricane Response Exercise

Wednesday, 12 August 2020 - 12:43pm

United Kingdom (UK) ships RFA Argus and HMS Medway will be conducting a hurricane response exercise on Norman Island on Sunday 16 and Monday 17, August.

BVI Gets First Satellite Emergency Operations Centre

Thursday, 30 July 2020 - 3:58pm

The Territory established its first Satellite Emergency Operations Centre(EOC) at the East End/Long Look(EE/LL) Fire Station following a partnership between the Department of Disaster Management(DDM) and the Caribbean Development Bank(CDB). 

Communication Team Recognised As COVID-19 Heroes

Thursday, 2 July 2020 - 3:51pm

The Department of Information and Public Relations and individual team members who form the Joint Information Cell (JIC) are being recognised for their exemplary and stellar performance as the COVID-19 Heroes recognitions continue this week.

Fire Safety Tip: Never Block Exits

Tuesday, 19 May 2020 - 1:40pm

NEVER block fire exits in your homes or workplace.

Statement by His Excellency the Governor Augustus Jaspert : COVID-19 and Emergencies

Wednesday, 6 May 2020 - 1:29pm

Good day to all in the Virgin Islands.

Many of us would have seen the reports of the recent earthquake in Puerto Rico.  Our thoughts are with those affected by any damage.   With seismic activity continuing in the region and the Atlantic Hurricane Season just around the corner, it is timely that many are wondering what they might do differently when it comes to emergencies in the context of the Coronavirus COVID-19.  

Emergency Hotline Numbers

Friday, 27 March 2020 - 1:40pm

The public is advised of the following 24-hour emergency hotline numbers during the mandatory curfew:

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