St John’s Fierce Five-Earthquake Survival Tips!

By St. John on April 8, 2019

Join St John on St Johns Play House every Monday – Friday at 4:15P as he brings you his newest segment called…..St John’s Fierce 5!

It’s never a bad time to talk about or be too prepared when it comes down to earthquake preparation!! So St John is bringing you just a few reminders on what you can do today to be ready in case we do face a large quake. They are relatively simple and can really make a difference ….So here are ST JOHN’S FIERCE FIVE EARTHQUAKE SURVIVAL TIPS…

1.STAY INFORMEDDownload to see history of earthquakes in your area and stay updated!

2.EDUCATE YOUR SELF AND FAMILY-Locate a place in each room of the house that you can go to in case of an earthquake. It should be a spot where nothing is likely to fall on you, like a doorframe. Remember, If you are outdoors move away from buildings, power-lines, and trees!

3.KNOW YOUR SURROUNDINGS -Be sure you know how to turn off the water, gas, and electricity in your home. A multi-function tool may be needed!

4.BE PREPARED Keep a few weeks supply of canned food, an up-to-date first aid kit, 3 gallons of water per person, back up medication,  a working battery-operated radio and flashlights in an accessible place. If you have pets do not forget to have emergency items put aside for them as well.

5.HAVE A MEET UP SPOT- Get a map and circle where you will all meet up in case of an earthquake and always keep it in an accessible place.

And there you have it folks! Just a few reminders that could really help you in case of an emergency.

If you have any other tips you have share them with us on Twitter with the hashtag #FierceFiveEarthquakeTips!


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