Left Navigation IBC ShakeZone Tour Learn how to be better prepared by experiencing the IBC Shake Zone portable earthquake simulator at a location near you. The tour runs from April 9th to October 19th. #ShakeZoneSelfie Contest From September 9, 2017 – October 19, 2017 you could be eligible to win a 72 HRS deluxe backpack survival kit. All you have to do is visit the ShakeZone Tour in one of the communities listed below on the tour card (between Sept. 9 and Oct. 19) and follow these instructions.Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is a leading national voice on helping Canadians and their governments prepare for a major earthquake, an event that could result in injury, loss of life, and significant harm to the country's economy. Research tells us that there is a 30% chance that significant earthquake will strike southwestern British Columbia in the next 50 years. It's not a question of "if" but "when". It's time to make sure you're prepared.Download Tour PostcardFollow IBC on Twitter @InsuranceBureau and @IBC_West for more information. *Expand the side panel to see detailed event times & locations by clicking on the icon on the upper left corner of the map. Earthquake. Be Prepared.Research tells us that it’s not a matter of if a major earthquake will hit British Columbia, but when.Preparing for an earthquakeIBC’s Top 10 tips highlight steps families can take to help protect themselves, their homes, businesses and vehicles.