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GET READY TO SHAKEOUT!

Picture of woman in the 'Drop, Cover, and Hold On' position

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to
Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:16 a.m. on October 16* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills!

American Samoans can join them today by registering for the 2014 Great American Samoa ShakeOut. Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes– wherever you live, work, or travel.

Start here to be included in the 2014 ShakeOut!

* If you cannot hold your ShakeOut drill on 10/16, you can select another day when you register.

LEARN THE LATEST

How to Participate
Information for individuals, schools and many types of organizations

Who is Participating?
Lists by county, area, & category

ShakeOut Resources
Manuals, posters, & much more

Frequently Asked Questions

10:16 a.m. on October 16, 2014

PLAN YOUR DRILL


How to plan your drill & get prepared...

      ShakeOut Shop

Countdown to ShakeOut for Organizations (PDF)

New! Recommended Earthquake Safety Actions (PDF | RTF)

New! Earthquake Guide for People with Disabilities (PDF | RTF)

CHECK THE STATS


Click to see the number of participants from Other Areas Click to see the number of participants from American Samoa

2013 Participants: Over 16,000
Click Map for Area Total:

Click the map for
participant totals


PLAY AND SHARE

Beat the Quake

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Quake Quiz

©2014 SCEC Southern California Earthquake Center @ USC
The Great American Samoa ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!