Everyone should know how to protect themselves during earthquakes– at home, at work, at school, or even while traveling.
Before a Quake: To prevent potential injuries, take the time to secure your space. Secure items that might fall, fly, or slide in an earthquake. Periodically review the locations where you spend time—your home, workplace, or school—to look for potential hazards and secure them.
Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills are a once a year chance in October for everyone to practice “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” and learn other earthquake safety tips. Visit ShakeOut.org for more information.