Beginning today you will receive Emergency Alerts on your phone if it is compatible. Click here to see if your handheld is compatible.
Wireless Service Providers (WSPs) make Alert Messages available to the public on alert-capable LTE devices. Alerts on mobile devices will warn Canadians about dangers to life and property so that they can take appropriate action.
WSPs will connect to the National Aggregation and Dissemination (NAAD) System and must implement emergency alert distribution capability on their networks by April 6, 2018.
Find out everything you need to know about the new Alert Ready System here Alert Ready