Earthquake

Clipart Home ShakingINDOORS
  • Seek refuge under a desk or table
  • Drop to your knees, clasp both hands behind the neck bury your face in your arms, and make your body as small as possible
  • Close your eyes and cover your ears with your forearms

OUTDOORS

  • Move quickly away from buildings, utility poles and other structures.

AFTER THE SHOCK

  • Evaluate the situation
  • If emergency help is necessary, call x1455
  • Prepare for after-shocks
  • If necessary, evacuate building use the nearest exit
  • Take your personal belongings
  • Assist any disabled persons
  • Do not use elevators in case of aftershocks

IF BUILDING IS STRUCTURALLY SAFE

  • Turn off all potentially hazardous equipment
  • Report all damage to EOC at
  • Once outside, stay clear (150 feet away from building)
  • Leave sidewalk/road access for Emergency Vehicles

DO NOT RE-ENTER DAMAGED BUILDINGS