Earthquake Preparedness

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If you live in Walnut, you live in earthquake country. Today is the time to seriously prepare for an earthquake event, and, more importantly, the days to follow such an event. 

In the aftermath of a sever earthquake you may need to provide for yourself (food, water, medicine) for up to one week (and please don't forget about supplies for your pets). The safety and wellbeing of yourself and those you care about depends on such preparation.

It is your responsibility to know how to Prepare, Survive and Recover! Click here to learn how to stay safe before, during and after an earthquake.

The Earthquake County Alliance website has information in tips to secure and supply your home, car and work place for the immediate and following effects of an earthquake.  

ShakeOut California is an annual earthquake drill held every October.  You register for free (no commitment, just a pledge to participate) and learn how your family and/or business can conduct your own personal earthquake drill.  Click here to register or to find additional tips such as how to "Drop, Cover, Hold" during an earthquake.