Thursday, March 31, 2011

Online Manual Offers Earthquake Safety Tips

How safe is your home in the event of a major earthquake? Is it true that you should stand in a doorway during an earthquake? What should you do if you are outdoors? Find the answers to these and other questions in “Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country,” an online handbook produced by the USGS. The publication also lists “Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety,” which include the creation of disaster kits, creating a preparedness plan, and identifying and fixing potential hazards in your home. 

Berkeley Lab employees are encouraged to sign up for the EHS 116 First Aid Safety classes, scheduled for April 5 and 19, and May 3 and 19. Best Blogger Tips

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