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July 26, 2017 - DRDC CSS in association with United States Coast Guard and Department of Homeland Security to advance icebreaking technology

July 5, 2017 - CSSP-funded joint security exercise with partners to develop and test new approaches in security in the event of an emergency

February 26, 2017 – Video (TVA Nouvelles)CSSP-funded Exercise Athéna: Improving response capabilities in the event of an incident involving a train transporting flammable liquids (In French)

December 22, 2016 - DRDC CSS-led programs (CRTI and CSSP) are proud to have supported PHAC in developing an effective Ebola vaccine

December 11, 2016 - highlights CSSP-funded National Fire Information Database

December 1, 2016 - The Journal Métro highlights CSSP-funded post-blast exercise to evaluate and improve the response capability of first responders (In French)

December 1, 2016 – Video (Global News) highlights CSSP-funded Montreal Police Service exercise to evaluate and improve the response capability of police responders after an urban explosion


November 16, 2017 - Canadian and U.S. emergency management officials use simulated disaster scenario to test new communication technologies

October 30, 2017 - Government of Canada Launches 2017 Science and Technology Call for Proposals to Enhance Defence and Security

July 26, 2017 - DRDC CSS supports ice breaking technology that will enhance ocean research and on-water capability in the Arctic

April 19, 2017 – Flood Risk Management and Analysis: INRS joins forces with Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

March 14, 2017 - Government of Canada intends to invest $20 Million in Innovative Solutions to Enhance Safety and Security in Canada

March 14, 2017 - The Government of Canada Invests in Canada’s Safety and Security

February 28, 2017 - Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate Welcomes First Canadian Exchange Officer

February 24, 2017 - Government of Canada simulates train derailment to train first responders

Success Stories

May 2, 2017 - Supporting emergency management officials during the Fort McMurray wildfire response

November 3, 2016 - Rapid City Planner: An explosion assessment tool for Canadian Cities

September 13, 2016 - Firefighters conduct series of fire dynamics experiments to test new training curriculum

August 3, 2016 - The Canadian Safety and Security Program (CSSP) supports efforts to engage youth in disaster resilience

July 22, 2016 - Reducing the Risk of Tsunamis on Canada’s West Coast

June 15, 2016 - Train Derailments Involving Dangerous Goods: Enhancing Canada’s Ability to Respond

June 1, 2016 - Wildfire disaster scenario: New report highlights how new communication technologies improve emergency response

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