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The ShakeOut Drill

The 2015 Great Central U.S. ShakeOut is being organized for October 15th at 10:15 a.m. Register today!

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

PROTECT YOURSELF!

Why is it important to do a Drop, Cover, Hold On drill? As with anything, to react quickly you must practice often. You may only have seconds to protect yourself in an earthquake, before strong shaking knocks you down--or drops something on you.

You may have heard of a theory called "Triangle of Life," perhaps by email. Reputable emergency organizations, emergency responders, and legitimate search and rescue organizations support "Drop, Cover, and Hold On." Our special report describes this issue in detail. Also, www.dropcoverholdon.org links to a great deal of information about what to do during earthquakes.


HOW TO PARTICIPATE

Select a category for instructions on how to plan your drill, get prepared, and share the ShakeOut with others:

       Individuals
       Families
       Schools
       Colleges and Universities
       Local Government
       State Government
       Federal Government
       Tribes
       Businesses
       Medical Facilities
       Science/Engineering




Jeff Keaton, MACTEC Engineering and Consulting, Inc.

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