Preparing for an Earthquake
a statewide earthquake drill, is scheduled for April 17, 2014
Experts say an earthquake
on the Wasatch Front is about
30 years overdue.
We want to help you and your family be ready when the big one strikes. Take a look below to see how you can prepare and to test your earthquake knowledge and come to the 2014 Preparedness & Response Expo on Friday, April 18, 2014 from 2 pm - 8 pm - Families welcome!
What to Expect in an Earthquake
What does Drop, Cover, and Hold On mean?
During an earthquake, find something sturdy to duck under to be better protected from falling objects.
Salt Lake County's Director of Emergency Services Jeff Graviet partnered with KBYU to create a series of videos about getting ready for an earthquake.
Your family members aren’t always going to be in the same place when a disaster strikes. That’s why it’s important to create your family plan now, so that your family members know who to call and where to go to locate one another.
Get a Kit
Secure Your Home
Prepare your home so that when the earthquake strikes it can stand up to the quake and be safer for you and your family.