The tragedy in Nova Scotia should teach us all key lessons
Any inquiry should recommend better training, better profiling, and modern emergency systems technology everywhere in this country.
Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Minister Bill Blair, pictured April 20 addressing media about the shooting in Portapique, N.S. Canada needs to update its emergency response capacity. It is at least 20 years out of date, and is incapable of managing an emergency or informing the public effectively, writes Andrew Caddell. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade