USGS, US Fire Administration, California Office of Emeregency Services, FEMA, Assoc. of Bay Area Governments, Berkeley Seismological Lab, CERT, Citizen Heroes., more

U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. Geological Survey With Clickable map for Regional Studies and state, national, or international information on earthquakes. Recent Earthquakes and wealth of information.

U.S. Fire Administration

US Fire Administration Home Page
Latest Updates. FEMA Announces New Fire Administration Web Page To Enhance Wildland Fire Preparedness


Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Information, updated daily. Hazard reports, photo library.

Association of Bay Area Governments.
ABAG Earthquake Maps and Information.


Berkeley Seismological Laboratory- detailed up to minute EQ information. Be Prepared and About the Hayward Fault

item9a C.E.R.T. is a training program that teaches emergency Response Teams for when normal 911 Services are overhwhelmed. Any neighborhod group can create a CET program. Call your local City or County Office of Emergency Services or Fire Dept. for information. Here is a sample program, in Fremont California:

item11 Flood Preparedness and Safety Guide
This is a commercial Flood-Damage cleanup service, but this website has good free information about how to prepare and minimize damge to your home & property and personal safety.

California O.E.S.

California Office of Emergency Services
Earthquake Program, Disaster assistance, photo library, PressReleases. Updated daily.

Center For Disease Control
- Excellent information and articles on triage and treatment of trauma, crush injury, blast wave, and tsunami injuries.

OSHA Resources and Guides On many kinds of emergencies, including Anthrax, Chemical Hazards, Terrorism, Oil Spills, Pandemic Influenza, and Radiation.


Disaster Prep 101 - Website, book, and free articles, links, and Resources for citizen and business disaster preparedness and response to many different kinds of
natural disasters.

Citizen Heros - The real story
Cypress Freeway Collapse, 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake. The official account Oakland Fire Department eyewitness report.

The Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906. Read the citizens eyewitnesses accounts of their actual experiences of the disaster.

item5 Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country
From USGS.
This handbook provides information about the threat posed by earthquakes and explains how you can prepare for, survive, and recover from these inevitable events. A multilingual, abridged version is available in two editions: English and Spanish; and English, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean.

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