Keep the following items in a separate pack (such as a tote bag) stored in a convenient place in your workplace/office ready in case you have to walk home or to safety.

  • Gloves, walking shoes, outdoor clothing
  • Emergency (“space”) blanket or sleeping bag
  • Windup flashlight
  • Windup radio
  • Whistle (three short blasts is the recognized signal for help)
  • Bottled water
  • Dried fruit, nuts, high-energy food bars
  • Photos of your family loved ones
  • Paper with your name, address and any special medical conditions.
  • Address book

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BE INFORMED, BE WARNED, BE PREPARED: BEFORE, DURING and AFTER an EARTHQUAKE