WEATHER RELIEF SERVICES: APB offers free legal advice and updated legal FAQ sheets to British Columbians impacted by 2021 floods and landslides
Only six months after enduring unprecedented heat waves and wildfires, British Columbians have been forced to contend with major floods and landslides in the southern part of the province. This latest weather emergency has taken a huge toll on animal life, and has caused many people to lose their homes and livelihoods. The resulting trauma, displacement and disruption give rise to critical legal issues and questions.
In response to the need for timely legal help and information, Access Pro Bono continues to offer a free telephone advice service ( 1-877-762-6664 ) for impacted British Columbians, and has updated its weather emergency legal fact sheets to provide updated answers to frequently asked questions in several areas of law: