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02/20/2018: Earthquake early warning: How the U.S. trails Mexico in potential life-saver (
02/19/2018: Earthquake shakes southern Mexico for second time in three days (
02/19/2018: Large Mexico quakes offer clues about the Northwest (
02/17/2018: Britain reacts to an underwhelming" earthquake" (
02/17/2018: 7.2 quake damages 50 homes, but Mexico avoids major destruction (
02/17/2018: Helicopter Assessing Earthquake Damage Crashes In Mexico, Killing 13 (
02/16/2018: Magnitude 7.2 earthquake slams Mexico's Oaxaca state (
02/15/2018: How to Prepare Your Community for a Disaster (
02/06/2018: Quake alerts no substitute for resilient buildings, communities (
02/06/2018: 2 dead, 198 injured after 6.4-magnitude quake off Taiwan (
02/06/2018: M6.4 Taiwan temblor leaves at least two dead, topples hotel: premier (
02/05/2018: Philippines volcano seen from space in satellite images (
02/05/2018: Weak Hydrogen Bonds Key to Strong, Tough Infrastructure (
02/05/2018: Lava fountains, rumbling, earthquakes continue at Mayon (
02/05/2018: Hualien quakes sign that Taiwan has entered 100-year earthquake cycle: Researcher (
02/05/2018: 'Swarm' of 19 earthquakes strike eastern Taiwan on Tuesday (
02/04/2018: Global toll from landslides is heaviest in developing countries (
02/02/2018: China launches satellite to study earthquake precursors (
02/02/2018: Should you buy earthquake insurance? (
02/02/2018: Surviving natural disasters: Earthquake and tsunami scenarios (
02/01/2018: WATCH | Mayon Volcano spews less lava but more ash; experts remain watchful (
01/31/2018: Pakistan and Afghanistan rocked by deadly earthquake (
01/31/2018: Japan: Resilient Infrastructure PPPs - Contracts and Procurement: The Case of Japan (
01/31/2018: NZ_s big natural disaster questions get $1m EQC research funding (
01/23/2018: Earthquake Shakes Alaska and Sends a Shudder of Alarm Along the Coast (New York Times)
11/28/2017: Surprise: Increased Hurricane Activity During the Younger Dryas (
11/28/2017: 'Megathrust' Earthquake And Tsunami Could Ravage New Zealand (
11/25/2017: A call for preparedness (
11/24/2017: Israel raises tsunami awareness (
10/22/2017: Millions Worldwide Participate In 2017 Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (
10/20/2017: The Whole State of California Did an Earthquake Drill. Here's How You Can Prepare, Too. (
10/19/2017: California Prepares for the 'Big One' With Earthquake Drill (
10/19/2017: Memories of the Northridge Earthquake ripple as CSUN takes part in the Great ShakeOut (
10/10/2017: How Radio and TV Stations Can Support Nationwide Participation in Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (SCEC)
07/12/2017: Minor earthquake reported in southern Utah (
07/12/2017: new3.4-magnitude earthquake hits St. George area (
05/01/2017: MayDay, MayDay! (
05/01/2017: Odds of the 'Big One' hitting Utah (
04/25/2017: Projects and money saving continue in Garland (
04/21/2017: Preparing for the worst: Why Utah has become so prepared for emergencies (
04/20/2017: Utahns prep for quake in annual 'shakeout' event (
04/20/2017: District Students, Teachers and Staff Participate in Great Utah ShakeOut (
04/20/2017: Citizen first responders add to Utah's disaster preparedness (
04/20/2017: Great Utah Shakeout tests state’s earthquake preparedness (
04/20/2017: Take Stock Before Disaster Strikes (
04/18/2017: The Great Utah ShakeOut aims to prepare state for earthquakes (
04/18/2017: Great Utah ShakeOut happening this Thursday (
04/09/2017: Utah will conduct Great Shake Out" earth quake drill" (
04/07/2017: UB Insider #44: Preparing for the Not If, but When (
01/31/2017: Upcoming Events (
05/26/2016: Students Take Cover in Great Utah Shakeout (
05/26/2016: 'Great ShakeOut' at DLA Distribution Hill reinforces emergency preparedness (
05/25/2016: Utah Practices Healthcare Response with 1 Million Participants and Massive Casualty Simulation (
05/05/2016: The Great Utah ShakeOut: Nearly 1 million take part in statewide earthquake drill (LDS Church News)
05/04/2016: Nearly 1M Utahns take part in largest 'ShakeOut' to date (KSL)
05/04/2016: Students Prepare for Earthquakes with Great Utah ShakeOut (Good4Utah)
05/03/2016: Earthquake Risk at Utah Fault Studied (Claims Journal)
05/02/2016: Utah Earthquake Country Examined (
04/30/2016: Scientists study earthquake danger in Southern Utah (Las Vegas Review-Journal)
04/30/2016: Utah, Arizona and Nevada meet in earthquake country (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/28/2016: Utah Practices Healthcare Response with 1 Million Participants and Massive Casualty Simulation (
04/25/2016: Earthquake country laid bare (The Spectrum)
04/24/2016: In our opinion: Earthquake preparedness to pay off 'enormously' when time comes (Deseret News)
04/21/2016: Students Take Cover in Great Utah Shakeout (
04/21/2016: Officials say Great Utah Shakeout largest per capita earthquake drill in the nation (
04/19/2016: The Latest: Ecuador says death toll from quake jumps to 413 (
04/19/2016: Ecuador counts over 400 quake deaths, damage in the billions (
04/19/2016: Aftershocks Rattle Japan as Deaths From Quakes Rise to 45 (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Dramatic Rescue Amid Rubble Gives Ecuador Hope for Survivors (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Preparing for the Big One (Huffington Post)
04/19/2016: More aftershocks feared in wake of Kumamoto quake (
04/19/2016: Japan Earthquake: 'I Thought I Was Going to Die' (The New York Times)
04/18/2016: Cottonwood Heights residents prep for disaster in ShakeOut drill (Fox 13)
04/18/2016: Earthquake Prep Drills Conducted This Week At Hill Air Force Base (Good4Utah)
04/18/2016: New Report Forecasts the High Likelihood of Damaging Earthquakes During the Lifetime of Many Utah Residents (USGS)
04/11/2016: UVU to participate in statewide earthquake exercise (
01/21/2016: Annual Shakeout Scheduled for April 21 (
01/11/2016: Utah’s “Earthquake Lady” shows us what to pack in your emergency bag (Fox 13)
11/10/2015: Local emergency planning hears about natural disasters (Emery County Progress)
04/28/2015: Herald Editorial: Emergency training is invaluable (Daily Herald (AP))
04/16/2015: Great Utah Shakeout offers moment for reflection (Daily Herald (AP))
04/16/2015: Shakeout Camp Helps Survival Of Earthquakes (WJTV News Channel 12)
04/16/2015: Students in hear the rumble of the Great Utah Shake Out (One News Page)
04/16/2015: Cost of getting Utah ready for a quake is high, but price of not doing it is even higher (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/16/2015: The Great Utah ShakeOut: 920,000 drop, cover, hold on (Deseret News)
04/15/2015: Tomorrow is the Great Utah ShakeOut. It's a great time to evaluate your emergenc... (Utah UT -
04/15/2015: Statewide mock earthquake planned for April 16th (
04/15/2015: 'Great Utah ShakeOut' drills help educate, prepare us for likelihood of earthquakes (Deseret News)
04/15/2015: Shake Out Earthquake Drill (Her Campus)
04/13/2015: Letter: Disaster communication (Deseret News)
04/21/2014: Get ready for the Great Utah ShakeOut (KCSG Television )
04/20/2014: Harrisville prepares for the worst with 'Day of Preparedness' (Standard-Examiner)
04/18/2014: Moulage Provides Realism for ShakeOut Disaster Drill (Emergency Management)
04/18/2014: More than 800K Utahns drop, cover for 'Great Utah Shakeout' (KSL)
04/18/2014: Students participate in ‘Great Utah Shakeout’ earthquake drill (Fox 13 Now)
04/18/2014: Morbid makeup artists provide realism for ShakeOut disaster drill (Standard-Examiner)
04/17/2014: Utah Prepares for the Great Shakeout
04/17/2014: Looking for emergency preparedness info? Check out the #ShakeOut Preparedness an... (Utah UT -
04/17/2014: Get ready to rumble (The richfield Reaper)
04/17/2014: Great Utah ShakeOut at the U (Kuer 90.1)
04/17/2014: More than 800K Utahns drop, cover for 'Great Utah Shakeout (
04/16/2014: Get ready for the Great Utah ShakeOut ( )
04/16/2014: The Great Utah Shake Out: Drop, cover and hold on today (The Salt Lake Tribune )
04/16/2014: State Working to Increase Participation in Great Utah ShakeOut (KUER 90.1)
04/16/2014: Expert offers emergency preparedness tips on eve of Great Utah Shakeout (FOX 13)
04/16/2014: Prepping for the 'big one': How bad could a Utah earthquake be? (
09/10/2013: Be Ready Utah urges residents to become prepared for emergencies (Standard-Examiner)
08/25/2013: “Secure Your Space” to Get Ready for the “Great ShakeOut” (PRWeb)
05/23/2013: Calls for Increased Attention to Emergency Awareness and Preparation, Offers Simple Steps for Creating a Comprehensive Disaster Prep Plan (The Business Journals)
05/22/2013: Preparation in Case of an Emergency Should Be a Top Priority (Utah UT -
04/29/2013: 6 ways to prep for an earthquake (
04/23/2013: The Great County ShakeOut (The Park Record)
04/21/2013: Great Utah ShakeOut kicks off preparedness for next year (Deseret News)
04/18/2013: What do you do in an earthquake? Great ShakeOut provides answers (Standard-Examiner)
04/18/2013: U prepares for emergency (The Daily Utah Chronicle)
04/17/2013: Great Shakeout Drills Prepare Businesses and Students for Earthquakes (
04/17/2013: Hundreds of thousands participate in Great Utah Shakeout (FOX 13)
04/17/2013: Great Shakeout Drill Prepare Businesses and Students for Earthquakes (
04/17/2013: The 2nd Annual Great Utah Shakeout (
04/17/2013: 2nd annual Great Utah ShakeOut begins at 10:15 a.m. (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/17/2013: Seriously. Great ShakeOut had Utah ducking then laughing (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/16/2013: Utahns asked to drop, cover and hold on for ‘Great Utah Shakeout’ (FOX 13)
04/16/2013: Aspen Elementary news (Daily Herald (AP))
04/16/2013: Students Take Part in Great Utah ShakeOut (Utah UT -
04/16/2013: West Jordan officials and employees participate in ShakeOut earthquake drill (Utah UT -
04/16/2013: Thousands of Utahns dive for cover during Great Utah ShakeOut earthquake drill (Deseret News)
04/16/2013: Great Utah ShakeOut: It pays to be financially prepared when any disaster strikes (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/16/2013: Great Utah ShakeOut: It pays to be financially prepared when disaster strikes (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/15/2013: Utah Associated grocers prepare for ShakeOut drill (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/15/2013: Utahns prepare for Great ShakeOut disaster drill ( (AP))
04/15/2013: Harrisville plans pamphlet give-away for ‘Shakeout’ (Standard-Examiner)
04/14/2013: KUED's 'Preparing for Disaster' should be required viewing for all Utahns (Deseret News)
04/14/2013: ShakeOut, don't freak out during earthquake drill (Deseret News)
04/14/2013: Salt Lake town hall to explore seismic risks and readiness (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/13/2013: Second Annual Great Utah Shakeout (
04/11/2013: April Newsletter (Park City)
04/09/2013: Great Summit County ShakeOut (The Park Record)
04/08/2013: Shakeout Earthquake Drill (Daily Herald (AP))
04/08/2013: How to really help your neighbors in an emergency (Deseret News)
04/04/2013: DAV students make mock earthquake drill a success (Hindustan Times - News)
04/04/2013: Great American ShakeOut (Daily Herald (AP))
04/02/2013: The 2nd annual Great Utah Shakeout (
03/31/2013: The Great Utah Shakeout: Prepare for disaster with April 13 conference (Deseret News)
03/27/2013: Business Continuity Planning (Utah Pulse)
03/24/2013: Presence Saint Joseph joins national earthquake drill (
03/24/2013: Disabilities require special attention before disaster strikes (Deseret News)
03/23/2013: "Gotta love the earthquake safety house" (ShakeOut)
03/18/2013: Great Utah ShakeOut: If disaster strikes while you're at work (Deseret News)
03/10/2013: Great Utah ShakeOut: Sanitize to stay alive (Deseret News)
03/03/2013: The Great Utah ShakeOut: Toilets may seem to use you in a disaster (Deseret News)
03/03/2013: Lots to learn from the fire season (Deseret News)
02/26/2013: Utahns need to shake preparedness apathy (The Daily Utah Chronicle)
02/26/2013: ShakeOut returning to the U’s campus (The Daily Utah Chronicle)
02/17/2013: What we learned from the last ShakeOut (Deseret News)
02/12/2013: February Newsletter (Park City)
02/10/2013: The Great Utah ShakeOut: Hunt for home hazards (Deseret News)
09/13/2012: Presidential Proclamation -- National Preparedness Month (American Association Of School Administrarors)
08/30/2012: Marks Month of September, National Preparedness Month, as Perfect Time to Make a Plan and Build a Kit (PR Newswire)
08/22/2012: Fires a reminder to be financially prepared in case of emergency (
07/25/2012: Salt Lake Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC) & the Great Utah Shakeout Exercise (Public Safety Communications - APCO)
05/17/2012: Red Cross: Lessons learned from earthquake drill one month later (FOX 13)
05/01/2012: Emery County participates in Shakeout drill (EC Progress)
04/29/2012: Who's going to help you? (Deseret News)
04/27/2012: Disaster preparedness center to help prepare for 'the big one' (
04/22/2012: After quake practice, it's time to improve (Deseret News)
04/20/2012: Fix the bricks (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/20/2012: Response key to ShakeOut’s value (The Davis County Clipper (AP))
04/19/2012: Great Utah ShakeOut earthquake drill wraps up (FOX 13)
04/19/2012: Great Utah ShakeOut earthquake drill wraps up (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/18/2012: ShakeOut drill continues at Sandy distribution point (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/18/2012: Cache County joins state in 'Great ShakeOut' (The Herald Journal)
04/18/2012: Schools participate in statewide earthquake drill (The Herald Journal)
04/18/2012: Earthquake drill prepares Utah residents ( (AP))
04/17/2012: Utahns Participate In Utah's Largest Earthquake Drill (
04/17/2012: Mock shelters set up by Red Cross for ShakeOut drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Photos: FOX 13 News covers the Great Utah Shakeout (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Jordan middle school students react to earthquake drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Hospital responds to ShakeOut drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Photos: Great Utah ShakeOut Drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Instagram Photos: Great Utah ShakeOut Drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Governor acknowledges communication gaps during earthquake drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Social media users respond to Great Utah ShakeOut drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: 1000s participate in ShakeOut drill at University of Utah (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Interview: Role of National Guard in ShakeOut drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: National Guard test communications as part of ShakeOut drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Interview: Officials prepare for ShakeOut drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/17/2012: Utah will shake out for earthquake preparedness today (
04/17/2012: The great shakeout and emergency preparedness (EC Progress)
04/17/2012: About 1M Utahns participating in earthquake drill (Cache Valley Daily (AP))
04/17/2012: About 1M Utahns participate in earthquake drill (
04/17/2012: Did you feel that? Mock earthquake drill tests Utah's readiness (Daily Herald (AP))
04/17/2012: ShakeOut stories: Preparing for the big one (
04/17/2012: Baby 'Slate' delivered at nursing home as Great Utah ShakeOut tests state's emergency preparedness (Deseret News)
04/17/2012: Utah tests earthquake preparedness with drill (
04/17/2012: Utah Tests Earthquake Preparedness With Drill (
04/17/2012: Shakeout: Utah students join thousands of others to 'drop, cover and hold' (Deseret News)
04/17/2012: Health care response tested during Great Utah ShakeOut (Deseret News)
04/17/2012: Students get ready for the big one with Great Utah ShakeOut (Standard-Examiner)
04/17/2012: Did you feel that? Mock earthquake tests Utah's readiness (Daily Herald (AP))
04/17/2012: 1 million Utahns expected to participate in earthquake drill (Standard-Examiner)
04/17/2012: About 1 million Utahns participating in earthquake drill (Deseret News)
04/16/2012: State officials preparing for ShakeOut drill (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/16/2012: ShakeOut: Essentials in survival kits (Fox 13 Salt Lake City)
04/16/2012: Drop, Cover, Hold On: Utah earthquake drill today (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/16/2012: The Great Utah ShakeOut (Her Campus)
04/16/2012: Nearly 1 million Utahns to participate in statewide earthquake drill (
04/16/2012: GOFoods Global President Brad Stewart Supports the Great Utah ShakeOut (Finwin)
04/15/2012: USU, others prepare for statewide earthquake drill (Cache Valley Daily (AP))
04/15/2012: Great Utah Shakeout around the corner (
04/15/2012: Great Utah Shakeout Information (
04/15/2012: Time to ShakeOut and learn more preparedness (Deseret News)
04/14/2012: ShakeOut: Not if, but when for earthquake (The Davis County Clipper (AP))
04/12/2012: Southern Utah quake is a reminder of what's to come (
04/09/2012: Utah Officials Say Infrastructure Not Ready for an Earthquake (KCPW)
04/09/2012: Canyons is part of earthquake drill (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/07/2012: Weber State Shake Up prepares Utahns for an earthquake (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/07/2012: Learn to 'Drop, Cover and Hold on' (Standard-Examiner)
04/06/2012: Your town in brief: Drop and cover during Great ShakeOut (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/06/2012: Your town in brief: Get ready for Great Utah ShakeOut (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/06/2012: Your town in brief: Great ready for Great Utah ShakeOut (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/04/2012: Draper to run earthquake drill during council meeting (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/03/2012: It’s coming: the Great Utah ShakeOut (EHSL Blogs)
03/26/2012: Emergency response: Tie a ribbon on your finger and your wrench to the gas meter (Topix)
03/25/2012: ShakeOut aims to improve preparedness (The Davis County Clipper (AP))
03/21/2012: How prepared is your company for a disaster? (
03/19/2012: “Drop, Cover, and Hold On!” (Uintah Basin Standard)
03/18/2012: In time of emergency, what you absolutely can't live without: water (Deseret News)
03/15/2012: Great Utah Shakeout: are you ready? (
03/14/2012: Quake drill set for April (Standard-Examiner)
03/07/2012: Ogden district officials consider procedures in case of quake (Standard-Examiner)
02/19/2012: Emergency kits don't make themselves (Deseret News)
02/14/2012: February Newsletter (Park City)
02/12/2012: Prepare so an earthquake doesn't leave you powerless (Deseret News)
02/06/2012: The Great Utah ShakeOut (Deseret News)
01/29/2012: Who you gonna call text? Aunt Bep! (Deseret News)
01/22/2012: Find your home hazards now, before the shaking starts (Deseret News)
01/15/2012: How to keep your water heater vertical in an earthquake (Deseret News)
01/13/2012: Civil Air Patrol volunteers train at Provo Airport (Daily Herald (AP))
01/01/2012: State to focus on earthquake preparedness in 2012 (Daily Herald)
12/31/2011: State to focus on earthquake preparedness in 2012 (Daily Herald (AP))
12/12/2011: PCMC Newsletter-December 2011 (Park City)
11/16/2011: Be Ready Utah urges residents to prepare for earthquakes (
11/15/2011: The Great Utah ShakeOut (Utah Facilities Magazine)
10/28/2011: Shaking up the valley: Cache County signs on for April earthquake drill (Cache Valley Daily (AP))
10/10/2011: PCMC Newsletter September-October, 2011 (Park City)

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Be Ready UtahThe Great Utah 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!