Students conduct earthquake preparedness drill skip to main content facebook twitter google+ linkedin delicious digg reddit stumbleupon pinterest search search science + science explorer mission areas regions frequently asked questions education products + data and tools maps publications software multimedia gallery park passes usgs. Cdrrmo conducts earthquake drill an earthquake drill was successfully held yesterday, february 4, 2015, in one of our elementary schools here around the city this said activity was held specifically at miputak elementary school, at more or less 9:05 in the morning based on the information gathered, it was learned the said activity was. Metro manila (cnn philippines, february 15) — the country's primary disaster agency will hold the first national simultaneous earthquake drill for 2018 at 2 pm today quezon city will host the drill, which will also test the city's capabilities in disaster response, like fire suppression, clearing and relief operations, management of the dead and missing. Earthquake drill in davao city, national disaster risk reduction and management council officials undersecretaries ricardo jalad (3rd from l) and renato solidum (4th from l) lead the ceremonial pressing of the button, signifying the simultaneous conduct of the nationwide earthquake drill on june 29, 2017. Earthquake safety training through virtual drills changyang li, wei liang, chris quigley, yibiao zhao and lap-fai yu, member, ieee fig 1: the user undergoes a training in a virtual environment to learn survival skills applicable during an earthquake.
Silliman university started conducting fire and earthquake drills to different colleges and departments in the university to prepare students and faculties for disasters that might hit dumaguete city student housing and residence division (shrd) head princeton apura said that as early as june this school year, the university started the preparation for the drills. Guidelines for conducting earthquake and fire mock drills in schools. Earthquake drill platoon 3 - jacinto objectives the objectives of the earthquake drill are: • to ensure the safety of a student, parent, teachers and staff during and after an earthquake • to train the school community on life saving skills • to give hands on experience on the earthquake and fire safety through mock drills • to spread the.
How to conduct an earthquake drill in school stages of an earthquake drill stage 1: planning form a school disaster management committee (sdmc) 1. All schools and offices should conduct regular earthquake drills, at least twice per year these drills will ensure that staff members and students know what to do should an earthquake occur.
Drop, cover, and hold on earthquake drill manual for k‐12 schools revised november 2010 the great central us shakeout is a multi‐state partnership to increase earthquake awareness and preparedness at all levels in the central us. The conduct of an earthquake drill is different from that of a fire drill in a fire drill, the sound of a siren/bell means that a fire is ongoing and all occupants of the building are to immediately evacuate to ensure their safety. You are here: ahrq archive home public health preparedness archive evaluation of hospital disaster drills introduction evaluation of hospital disaster drills: a module-based approach : public health emergency preparedness this resource was part of ahrq's public health emergency preparedness program, which was.
New kingston, the business hub of the nation’s capital, will undertake special preparations for an earthquake, when the office of disaster preparedness and emergency management (odpem) in collaboration with private sector entities, conducts an earthquake drill on june 7. School earthquake exercise drills from the arkansas school earthquake preparedness guidebook. Conduct earthquake drills drills can save lives child care centers should conduct and document drills every six months teach staff and children to duck, cover, and hold using sturdy tables or desks for protection in a room with no sturdy tables or desks, have them crouch down and cover their heads with their arms, ensuring that the.
In connection with the preparation during an earthquake, tangob elementary school with its 341 pupils, teachers, school head and parents participated in the conduct of the earthquake drill last march 2, 2012 at 8:30 am the drill aimed to heighten awareness of the whole populace on what to do before. Salt lake city -- utah will be conducting a great shake out drill for earthquake awareness in late april according to unified fire authority, close to one million people will take part in a what-if scenario on april 20, 2017. Students participate in the great southeast shakeout earthquake drill at langston hughes middle school in reston, virginia they are conducting the drop, cover and hold on safety procedure they are conducting the.