These resources are available to ECA Associates, government agencies, and other partners for promoting awareness and participation in the ShakeOut and to encourage preparedness, primarily via the news media, social media, and outreach activities.
NEW! 2014 ShakeOut Social Media Messaging (Word)
Global ShakeOut Social Media Messaging (Word - modify to fit your region!)
Official Great California ShakeOut Facebook page (please share posts and feel free to copy/adapt in your social media)
Official Great California ShakeOut Twitter handle (please retweet posts and feel free to copy/adapt in your social media)
Simple Countdown to ShakeOut Messages for Social Media (please retweet posts and feel free to copy/adapt in your social media)
2013 California ShakeOut PowerPoint Template (Updated 10/1/13, 9.1 MB)
Information about what to do during an earthquake (and more):
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.
Please email your ShakeOut promotional materials and other messaging and we will list them as examples here.
San Bernardino County:
Calendar and Media Venues List
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).