FRANKLIN COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT (FCEM)

Preparedness Fact Sheet


EARTHQUAKES: Before, During And After

Seventy million people in 39 states are at high risk from earthquakes. People in all states, however, are at some risk. Approximately 1,000 earthquakes occur in Washington State every year. While there is little we can do to avoid earthquakes, there is much we can do to prepare for them. Here a few things you can do before, during and after an earthquake.

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