Emergency alerts are coming to mobile devices.
They will warn you about unexpected situations that may put you at risk.
The Alert Ready system already brings public safety warning across the country through radio and TV.
Starting April 6th alerts will made on your cell and smart phones.
A test alert will come on Wednesday, May 9th.
Your mobile carrier will send customers messages about the new system.
Tanya Mullally of the PEI Emergency Measures Organization says they are responsible for sending alerts when it comes to major emergency events.
You can find out more at www.alertready.ca