BVI’s Ability To Cope With A Mass Casualty Event Is Being Assessed

Friday, 2 June 2017 - 5:04pm

A postgraduate student from the University of Portsmouth, England is in the British Virgin Islands conducting research on the Territory’s response mechanism for coping with a mass casualty event involving locals and tourists. 

2017 Hurricane Season - Community Urged To Keep Travel Documents In Order

Thursday, 1 June 2017 - 4:03pm

The Governor's Office is reminding the community to ensure that their travel documents are valid this hurricane season.

‘Be Ready’ This Hurricane Season

Thursday, 1 June 2017 - 3:48pm

The public, including visitors, are advised to put precautionary measures in place and increase their state of readiness in preparation for an above normal hurricane season which began today June 1.

More Officers Trained In Emergency Care & Treatment

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 - 3:42pm

Nineteen new fire officers and two police officers have successfully completed a one-week training programme in Emergency Care and Treatment (ECAT).

Be Safe And Have Fun For Poker Run

Thursday, 25 May 2017 - 4:36pm

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry is advising all marine vessel operators to exercise caution and adhere to all safety measures during this weekend’s Poker Run festivities....

Residents And Business Owners Share Flood Resistant Solutions

Friday, 19 May 2017 - 3:40pm

Residents and business owners within the Road Town area have shared their concerns and solutions on making the city flood resistant.

Flood Assessment Community Meetings On May 16 And 17

Monday, 15 May 2017 - 4:33pm

The Hydrology Study and Flood Risk Reduction of the Road Town Catchment will be discussed at two public meetings beginning tomorrow May 16.

Recruits Receive Training In Life Saving Techniques

Friday, 12 May 2017 - 3:23pm

Twelve recruits from three critical agencies have been trained to administer lifesaving techniques in the event of an emergency. 

Road Town Residents To Be Consulted In Hydrology Study

Friday, 5 May 2017 - 4:19pm

Minister for Communications and Works, Honourable Mark Vanterpool affirmed that the upcoming hydrology study will be done in consultation with the residents of Road Town.

Full Support Behind Road Town Hydrology Study

Friday, 5 May 2017 - 1:19pm

On behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands, I welcome you here today, as we launch this Hydrology Study, to assess the Territory’s vulnerability to the risks associated with flooding.