Resources

Various resources are available online to help us better understand earthquakes, the threat they pose to all Californians, and how to better prepare ourselves so that we can all survive and recover quickly when the big one happens!

Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety

Terremotos.org: Earthquake preparedness materials en español

Resources for people with disabilities

TsunamiZone Resources: Help us raise awareness for tsunami preparedness!

San Andreas: Hollywood Fantasy is not California Reality

Northridge 20 Virtual Exhibit

 

Regional Earthquake Safety Booklets


 

California (Statewide & Regional)


Staying Safe Where the Earth Shakes
Where in California are you? Find your region’s booklet here, or download the
Statewide Edition (PDF).

 

Northern California


Living on Shaky Ground: How to Survive
Earthquakes and Tsunamis in Northern California
Read OnlineDownload PDF

Southern California

Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country

Read Online

Download PDF

 


Echando Raíces en Tierra de Terremotos

Leer en español

Bajar en español

San Francisco Bay Region


Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country

Read Online

Download PDF



Protecting Your Family From Earthquakes

in English and SpanishDownload PDF

in English, Chinese, Vietnamese, and KoreanDownload PDF

Earthquake Safety for Organizations



Seven Steps to an Earthquake Resilient Business

Download PDF

 

 

Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills


 

Numerous materials are available to you or your organization to support your participation in the Great ShakeOut and to promote earthquake awareness and preparedness.

Drill Manuals & Guides
 

ShakeOut Drill Manual for Businesses (PDF)

ShakeOut Drill Manual for Non Profits and Other Organizations (PDF)

Countdown to ShakeOut for Organizations (PDF)

ShakeOut Drill Manual for K-12 Schools (PDF)

Earthquake Preparedness Guide for People with Disabilities
and Other Access or Functional Needs (8 pages)
(PDF | RTF)

ShakeOut Web Banners

Web BannersDownload web banners to use on your
website to help promote your drill!No-Date Banners

Posters
 

Great ShakeOut Posters

California ShakeOut

Other Official ShakeOut Regions (check here to see if your region has its own posters)

Global ShakeOut Posters (generic posters for any region)

Global ShakeOut No-Date Posters (generic posters for any region, with no date)

Flyers

Great ShakeOut Flyers

Flyers for many different participation categories

California Generic Flyer (for all categories)

Global ShakeOut Flyers

Global ShakeOut Generic Flyer

Global ShakeOut No-Date Flyers (generic posters for any region, with no date)

Haga clic aquí para ver los rescursos que están disponibles en español.

 

Other Resources


 

America’s PrepareAthon! Earthquake Resources

FEMA Earthquake Resources

USGS Earthquake Resources