Resources to help you prepare for an earthquake

Visit these websites to learn more about earthquakes and how to prepare your family and your home before the next Big One strikes.

 

Education and Preparedness 

  

American Red Cross
Preparing for an Earthquake

 

California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES)

Hazard Mitigation

California Seismic Safety Commission (CSSC)

California Seismic Safety Commission

 

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Earthquake Information & Preparedness Guidelines 

 

Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC)
Earthquake Country Alliance

The Great California ShakeOut

Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety 2015.pdf

Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country, Living on Shaky Ground, and other helpful, downloadable publications

 

United Policyholders

Empowering the Insured
  

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and FEMA
Ready.gov


U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
Earthquake Hazards Program
National Earthquake Information Center

Shake Maps
Tsunami information and research

 

 

For Your Home

 

California Residential Mitigation Program (CRMP)

Earthquake Brace + Bolt 

 

Contractors State License Board (CSLB)

How do I Find the Right Licensed Contractor?

Owner-Builder Risks (DIY)

 

 

For Kids

 

California Volunteers

Family Disaster Plan and Children's Book

 

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

FEMA For Kids -- Earthquakes