The California Earthquake Authority (CEA), which is participating in this year’s Great California ShakeOut drill, will have experts available to talk about how to make your home less vulnerable to earthquake damage and how to better protect your family by practicing how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On. This year,
In observance of the 13th annual Great California ShakeOut event, Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today reminded customers about the importance of emergency preparedness. Natural disasters such as earthquakes can happen at any moment, almost always without warning… SoCalGas encourages customers to be aware of their surroundings after an earthquake
Despite a year of record-breaking wildfires, extreme weather, and a pandemic, more than 6.1 million Californians are registered to participate in this Thursday’s (10/15) Great California ShakeOut earthquake drill, also known as International ShakeOut Day. Participants will practice “Drop, Cover, and Hold On,” the protocol recommended by earthquake safety experts
Millions of Californians will practice how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” when the ground shakes during the Great California ShakeOut on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 10:17 a.m. This year’s drill will coincide with the 30th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake that shook Northern California on Oct. 17, 1989.