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Earthquake, are you prepared?

Pauline M Jue-Obermeyer

Earthquake, are you prepared?

by Pauline M Jue-Obermeyer

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Published by California Earthquake Readiness Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes,
  • First aid in illness and injury

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11506551M
    ISBN 100936706015
    ISBN 109780936706016
    OCLC/WorldCa10733394

    1 day ago  In a natural disaster like an earthquake, even a few seconds’ heads up could save lives. You could use that time to get you and your loved ones somewhere safe and prevent fatalities and injuries. Be Prepared for an Earthquake. When the Earth Shakes (video) Make a supply kit that includes enough food and water for at least three days, a flashlight, a fire extinguisher, and a whistle. Create a family emergency communications plan that has an out-of-state contact. Plan where to meet if you get separated. How to Prepare for an Earthquake.

    We have compiled things you can do now to prepare for a disaster. Thorough preparations will protect you and your loved ones in the event of the disaster. Let's get prepared now. Let’s Get Prepared: Disaster 02 Preparedness Actions 10 Key Points to Observe When an Earthquake Strikes Learning from the Experience of Survivors.   Japanese Preparedness Likely Saved Thousands The magnitude earthquake that struck off the coast of Japan on Friday was far larger than last year's earthquake .

      After: Prepare for aftershocks. Do not handle or drive over downed power lines. If you smell gas, leave the area. “This latest swarm of earthquakes reminds me of words from my former UC Riverside geography professor. He told us students, ‘This is earthquake country. It is only a matter of time for a major earthquake.’.   A comprehensive database of more than 30 earthquake quizzes online, test your knowledge with earthquake quiz questions. Our online earthquake trivia quizzes can be adapted to suit your requirements for taking some of the top earthquake quizzes.


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Earthquake, are you prepared? by Pauline M Jue-Obermeyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

According to the US Geological Survey, there is a percent chance of an earthquake today — Are you ready for the big one. As earthquakes have struck around the world with alarming frequency, millions have realized they are unprepared for similar catastrophes close to home.

Online disaster plans and older books—heavy with seismic science 5/5(1). Expect and prepare for potential aftershocks, landslides or even a tsunami if you live on a coast. Each time you feel an aftershock, DROP, COVER and HOLD ON.

Aftershocks frequently occur minutes, days, weeks and even months following an earthquake. There are four basic steps you can take to be more prepared for an earthquake:Step 1:Secure your space by identifying hazards and securing moveable 2:Plan to be safe by creating a disaster plan and deciding how you will communicate in an 3:Organize disaster supplies in convenient locations.

After an earthquake, it is most important to get to a safe location. Take your disaster supplies kit with you. Check for injuries and hazards, then help others. Once you are safe, follow the emergency earthquake plan that you have prepared to communicate and reconnect with family members.

This information is useful both in the event of an emergency and to help you prepare proactively now. *“Bousai” means “disaster preparedness” in Japanese. Cover (PDFKB) (External link) Introduction, Table of Contents, Symbol Mark (PDFMB) (External link) 01 Simulation of a Major Earthquake (P) (PDFMB) (External link).

By creating a disaster plan, making a disaster supplies kit, and working through this book, you will know what to do if a disaster ever strikes where you live. You and your family will be prepared. Being prepared is being ready.

After you complete the games in this book, there are ways for you to learn even more. Check. Prepare for Disasters Apply for Assistance Get Flood Insurance Earthquake Risk. The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) leads the federal government’s efforts to reduce the fatalities, injuries and property losses caused by earthquakes.

Congress established NEHRP indirecting that four federal agencies coordinate their. Prepare For Emergencies Now: Information For Pet Owners (PDF) This is a full-color, two-sided, tri-fold brochure. Printer Friendly version; Seniors. A unique brochure with information specific to Older Americans and tips on how to prepare for emergency situations.

Prepare For Emergencies Now: Information For Older Americans (PDF). 1 day ago  These earthquakes are considered minor but they are an important reminder to stay prepared for the next big earthquake on the San Andreas. Are You Prepared for the Next Earthquake.

This booklet is designed to help you and your. family plan for and survive a major earthquake. By taking action to be prepared, you can lessen the impact of an earthquake on your family.

Set aside some emergency supplies and make a plan for what to do at home before, during and after a disaster. After looking through the pages of this website, test your comprehension to see if you are prepared for an earthquake. More Earthquake Quizzes The Great Bcaa Earthquake Challenge The Great Bcaa Earthquake Challenge.

You live with the threat of earthquakes everyday. Chances are that you haven’t done anything to prepare for one. That’s too bad because in an hour or two, you can take steps to protect your family and also limit the damage to your home and property. Read this document and take the steps.

Someday, possibly tomorrow, You’ll be glad you did. ~ How to Prepare for Hurricanes and Earthquakes This a great article… living in Mexico for 7 years and preparing for hurricanes year after year, cleaning up the mess Global Light Minds A Daily Magazine, written by well known spiritual authors around the world.

If you are prepared before a disaster hits, your family may be safer. We hope this wonderful children’s book, will be a tool for professionals and families to start the conversation with young children about understanding earthquakes and equip them with tools for disaster preparedness at home and school”, said Helen when asked about the.

He says if there were to be an earthquake of that magnitude hit the upstate, his team has prepared to help people recover. “We’d be helping with any power outages, any roads that may be.

Here are four ways to prepare for an earthquake: 1) Secure your space. According to the California Earthquake Authority, you should identify hazards and secure movable items.

Most importantly you will know what to do when the earth starts moving. These are just a few of the valuable tips covered in the pages of this guidebook. Best of all, if you are prepared for an earthquake, you will be prepared for any emergency or disaster that comes your way.

Reviews: 2. The Bay Area Is “Earthquake Country” This handbook provides information about the threat posed by earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay region and explains how you can prepare for, survive, and recover from these inevitable events. For an earthquake to occur, the rocks nearer the surface have to break suddenly—just as a dead stick breaks suddenly when it is bent too far.

People do not usually think of the ground as something that can break. But if you take a small piece of rock and squeeze it strongly enough in a.

Be prepared to move with your shelter if the shaking shifts it around. Evacuation Plans. If an earthquake occurs, you may need to evacuate a damaged area afterward. By planning and practicing for evacuation, you will be better prepared to respond appropriately and. Earthquakes strike without warning.

Surviving the Big One might depend on how well prepared you are. Washington state just released “A Homeowner’s Guide to Earthquakes in Washington State.Over the last seven days, there have been two other earthquakes above magnitude within miles of this area.

Not sure if you're prepared for the next major earthquake? After the recent natural disasters, are you prepared in case of a large scale earthquake? Chris Ipsen from the City of LA Emergency Management Department .