These resources are available to the media, government agencies, and other partners for promoting awareness and participation in Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills and to encourage preparedness, primarily via the news media, social media, and other outreach activities.
- Different lengths for newsletters, webpages, and social media
- Talking points for media, public relations professionals, and more.
- Content and graphics for Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms useful for promoting ShakeOut.
Official Great ShakeOut Facebook page (please share posts and feel free to copy/adapt in your social media)
Official Great ShakeOut Twitter handle (please retweet posts and feel free to copy/adapt in your social media)
Earthquake Safety Guides
Special Report on Why Drop, Cover, and Hold On is recommended
Recommended Earthquake Safety Actions For Parents and Care Providers of Young Children and Infants (PDF)
Earthquake Safety in Stores (PDF)
www.dropcoverholdon.org (includes "Beat the Quake" game and additional information)
Audio and Video "Drill Broadcast" recordings (in English and Spanish) have been created to provide instructions during your Drop, Cover, Hold On drill.
Download HD versions of "Drill Broadcast" recordings (Quicktime ProRes or H.264 codecs) (in English and Spanish)
Radio PSA (Right-click or control-click to download): Mario Lopez (30 seconds)
Calendar and Media Venues List
You are currently on a global page. Select a region's page from the top of this window frame ("Other ShakeOuts") to then access the News and Events tab to view calendar and media venues respective to that region.
The ShakeOut Shop has been created as a service to ShakeOut participants who are requesting t-shirts, buttons, stickers, and other products to commemorate their drills, spread preparedness messages, and encourage others to participate. Soon you will also be able to order posters and flyers with your logo or information printed on them. You can purchase emergency preparedness items and you will also receive free items and informational materials.
Proceeds from each sale go to support increasing participation in the ShakeOut and preparedness for earthquakes!
In addition, Non-Profit organizations, Schools, Neighborhood Councils, and Agencies are encouraged to partner with ShakeOut as a fundraiser for your own organization! By becoming a ShakeOutShop Affiliate, your organization will receive ten percent (10%) of the total order (not including sales tax and shipping costs) of all merchandise available through the ShakeOutShop (including ShakeOut merchandise and all preparedness supplies through MorePrepared.com).