What to do when there is an Earthquake?

What to do when there is an Earthquake?

An earthquake can happen at any time. Do you know the proper thing to do based on where you are? If you are indoors during an earthquake: DROP to the ground; take COVER by getting under a sturdy table or other piece of furniture; and HOLD ON until the shaking stops....
Earthquake Preparedness Kit

Earthquake Preparedness Kit

Living in the south western United States, it is easy to grow accustomed to the minor earthquakes we experience on a regular basis. Most people don’t feel the vast majority of earthquakes because they are too small or far away that they go unnoticed. However, this...
The Richter Scale – Understanding Earthquakes & Insurance

The Richter Scale – Understanding Earthquakes & Insurance

Living in California, earthquakes become a common part of life. We have all felt them, and people are always talking about being ready for “The Big One”. But how strong does it have to be what do those earthquake numbers mean? The Richter Scale was developed in 1935...