top of page

Government emergency alert system


Please see the link above about this new initiative by the government. Emergency Alerts is a UK government service that will warn you if there’s a danger to life nearby. In an emergency, your mobile phone or tablet will receive an alert with advice about how to stay safe. There will be a test of this system on 23 April 2023


The government does not need to know your phone number or location to send you an alert.


Reasons you might get an alert

You may get alerts about:

  • severe flooding

  • fires

  • extreme weather

Emergency alerts will only be sent by:

  • the emergency services

  • government departments, agencies and public bodies that deal with emergencies

Just click on the link to find out more, examples of what it might look like and how to respond

144 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

New set up

As you may (or may not) be aware we have recently become a Charity. So we have a new Board of Trustees (all existing members of our management committee). This is chaired by Brian Mitchelhill whose

We're hiring!

Cockermouth Emergency Response Group (CERG) JOB DESCRIPTION - Administrator/Co-ordinator This is a part time role, where the successful candidate will be self employed and under contract for 10 hours

Comentários


bottom of page