Family Earthquake Preparedness

By | July 3, 2016

AMERICAN EMBASSY QUITO Family Natural Disaster Preparedness and Survival As evident from the earthquakes that struck Haiti and Chile this year, it is vital

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Basic Preparedness Family Communications Your family may not be together when disaster strikes, so plan how you will con-tact one another. Think about how you will communicate in different situations. Complete a contact card for each family member.

FSA9600. Earthquake Preparedness. PlesSpradley. AssociateProfessor Family Earthquake Drill – It’s important to know where you should go for protection when your house starts to shake. By planning and prac ­ ticing what

Shakedown Earthquake preparedness tips for your family and home. Index In this earthquake preparedness booklet, we’ve The best way to protect yourself and your family in an earthquake is to be prepared. In addition to

Family Child Care Emergency Preparedness Guide This guide was developed in partnership by the NH Child Development Bureau, Child Care Licensing Unit, Child Care Resource and Referral Network,

Earthquake Preparedness . Be Ready for the Rumble! • Create a disaster kit • Have a Family Communication and Reunion Plan • Prepare your home and work place • Secure heavy items of furniture and large bookshelves

Individual and Family Earthquake Preparedness Identify a safe place in each room of your home – under a piece of sturdy To prepare for any incident, including an earthquake, have family and workplace emergency plans.

Earthquake Safety Checklist 1 Are You Prepared for the Next Earthquake? This booklet is designed to help you and your family plan for and survive a major

STATE OF CALIFORNIA – HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES EARTHQUAKE PREPAREDNESS CHECKLIST (EPC) * Health & Safety Code 1596.867 requires an Earthquake Preparedness Checklist be included as an attachment to the

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Earthquake Safety Hayward Fault UCOP Breakables on Lower Shelves/Closed Cabinets Overhead Cabinets Closed/Latched No Heavy Objects Above Your Desk Home Earthquake Preparedness Establish Family Earthquake Plan Practice Drills Choose Out-of-State Friend/Relative Person Family Members Can

Tireless work promoting earthquake preparedness has made our generation of Californians safer. yu o Can Prepare for the Where will my family be and how will I reach them? •mke sure your family disaster plan includes: a – Children who may be away at school,

All Hazards Vs Homeland Security Planning For example: April is earthquake preparedness month in California; May is hurricane awareness month in hurricane prone Civil Defense brochure promoting family preparedness in the event of a nuclear attack.

2 Living on Shaky ground tireless work promoting earthquake preparedness has made our generation of Californians safer. Where will my family be and how will I reach them? • make sure your family disaster plan includes:

PROMOTING FAMILY EARTHQUAKE PREPAREDNESS Regional Directors Schools Division Superintendents Heads, Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Schools All Others Concerned In conjunction with the National Disaster Consciousness Month observed

Shakedown Earthquake preparedness tips for your family and home. Index In this earthquake preparedness booklet, we’ve The best way to protect yourself and your family in an earthquake is to be prepared. In addition to

3 Introduction: Guide to Earthquake Preparedness This guide is designed to provide advice on how to prepare for such an event, as well as how to effectively deal with its aftermath.

Family Disater Plan 52 Drill Scenarios 54 generations earthquake, the increasing severity of storms and cyclones, water shortages, or the slow onset of rising sea water levels, Disaster and Emergency Preparedness: Guidance for Schools 4.

Family Emergency Preparedness Guide. Summit County Emergency Preparedness Guide – 1 A winter storm could confine your family at home. An earthquake, flood, tornado, or any other disaster could cut water, electricity, and telephones-for days.