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Hertzberg Announces Major Legislation to Prepare Californians for the Next “Big One”

Senate Majority Leader Bob Hertzberg (D-Van Nuys) press release

January 22, 2019

Northridge earthquake remembered as one of costliest natural disasters in U.S. history

Next week marks the 25th anniversary of one of the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history, the magnitude 6.7 earthquake that struck on Jan. 17, 1994, in an urban area just 20 miles northwest of Los Angeles. ...

January 10, 2019 | Download (PDF)

Commissioner approves rate reduction to save earthquake policyholders more than $16 million

California Department of Insurance press release

November 29, 2018

Last five days to register for 2019 seismic retrofit grants

Earthquake Brace + Bolt press release

November 08, 2018

Shawna Ackerman Becomes President Of The American Academy Of Actuaries

American Academy of Actuaries press release

November 01, 2018

Millions of Californians prepare to participate in annual ShakeOut earthquake drill

Millions of Californians will take an important step toward earthquake safety this Thursday, Oct. 18, at 10:18 a.m. during the 10th annual Great California ShakeOut drill, by practicing how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” when the ground shakes. ...

October 17, 2018 | Download (PDF)

Registration Opens for 2019 Seismic Retrofit Grant Program

Earthquake Brace + Bolt press release

October 09, 2018

Earthquake Brace + Bolt surpasses 5,000 retrofits statewide

The Earthquake Brace + Bolt program (EBB) now has helped more than 5,000 California homeowners to seismically retrofit their older houses with grants of up to $3,000. ...

June 07, 2018 | Download (PDF)

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