Earthquakes: After the Storm - Important Tips

Material provided by Federal Alliance for Safe Homes

Be careful to take certain precautions after an earthquake has passed and expect aftershocks. Damage to your home can have a dramatic emotional impact, and it's best to have a plan before the earthquake strikes for how to reenter your home. Having a plan, and being aware of certain risks, will minimize the threat of harm to you or your family.  

Keep These Tips In Mind:

These are just a few ideas to be thinking about before and after an earthquake. Remember to keep your radio tuned to a station issuing emergency bulletins and updates with the latest information.