In Case of Emergency dial 9-1-1 within the province of B.C. to report a SCUBA DIVER EMERGENCY.

Ask for a hyperbaric physician to be called in.


Make your cell phone scuba diving ready

The UCBC suggest putting these important phone numbers in your phone:

 

Vancouver General Hospital Hyperbaric Unit: 604-875-5000 - 24 hours
855 West 12th Street, Vancouver, BC (map)

UBC Hospital: 604-822-7121
2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC (map)

St-Paul's Hospital: 604-806-8016
1081 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC (map)

Lion's Gate Hospital: 604-988-3131 Ext 4500
231 East 15 Street, North Vancouver, BC (map)


 

 

  • Vancouver Police Marine Squad: 604-717-2791
  • RCMP Coastal Watch: 1-888-855-6655

 

  • Canadian Coast Guard Air and Marine Emergency: 1-800-567-5111
  • Canadian Coast Guard Cellular: *16 VHF Radio Channel 16 (156.800)

 

  • DFO Poacher/Polluter Reporting: 1-877-952-7277
  • Marine Mammal Rescue: 604-258-7325

 

  • DAN Emergency: 1-919-684-9111
  • DAN Non-emergency medical info: 1-800-446-2671