ANSI Z308.1-2015 Standard Minimum Requirements  Workplace First Aid Kits and Supplies - Buy new ANSI Kits
ANSI Z308.1-2015 Standard Minimum Requirements Workplace First Aid Kits and Supplies - Buy new ANSI Kits

EARTHQUAKES

Earthquakes occur without warning.  To survive an earthquake it is important to be prepared.  Some useful items that should be kept in your home include:

  • Preparedness and Survival Gear: Here. Preparedness and Survival Gear: Here.

    Flashlight

  • Portable Radio
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Food & Water
  • Tools
  • Medication
  • Warm Clothes / Blankets

Additionally,

  • Secure all tall or heavy furniture,
  • Secure hot water heaters,
  • Secure appliances that may move enough to rupture a gas main or an electrical connection,
  • Remove heavy hanging plants that can sway or fall,
  • Remove heavy objects hanging near beds (pictures, mirrors),
  • Move beds away from windows,
  • Apply latches to cabinets,
  • Avoid placing heavy or sharp objects on top of furniture,
  • Be aware of brick structures (including chimneys) that can collapse in an earthquake.

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