Hit a gas line:

  • DO NOT try to repair it yourself.
  • Whether or not you smell or hear a gas leak, evacuate the area and call 911 or your natural gas distributor

 Gas Leak or Potential Carbon Monoxide:

No Heat?

  • Call your natural gas distributor
  • Electric heat appliances may be used.
  • Avoid barbecues, outdoor camping or kerosene heaters as these produce carbon monoxide.
  • Close blinds and drapes to help trap indoor heat.

Are You Prepared?

Emergencies, including natural gas outages, can happen. Be ready with an Emergency Preparedness Kit:

  • Three day supply of ready-to-eat foods
  • Bottled water – approximately 12 litres per person
  • Manual can opener
  • Flashlights
  • Blankets
  • Warm clothing
  • Batteries
  • Battery-operated radio
  • First Aid kit and any needed medications
  • Alternative heating source if possible