British Columbia experiences a number of earthquakes weekly. While the majority of these are small and relatively minor, the British Columbia coast is the most at-risk area in Canada for a major earthquake which could cause significant injuries and damage to property. Make sure you and your family are prepared and know what to do during and after an earthquake. You can find out more here.
Earthquake insurance is not automatically included as part of your insurance policy, however, it is available as additional coverage. Talk to your broker to find out more and to get the right coverage for your needs.