Emergency Management

Mr. MacGillivray was the Director of the Emergency Services Branch, of the New Brunswick Department of Public Safety. Ernie has been at the centre of the ongoing transformation of emergency mgmt in Canada. Ernie has served as a senior policy advisor on public safety and security issues and has been very active nationally and internationally, working to improve interoperability and build capacity in emergency management and response agencies. 

Articles by this writer

July 2008  |  Magazine

New Brunswick experienced its worst flood in 35 years this spring. The province has become a leader in emergency management, particularly areas of public emergency policy: critical infrastructure protection; and the use of IT for security.