Home‎ > ‎Announcements‎ > ‎

CERT Helps EPA Prepare for Earthquakes

posted Aug 27, 2015, 10:55 AM by Steve Taffee
from EPA.org

What would you do if a major earthquake or flood hit East Palo Alto like the 4.8 earthquake that just occurred in Piedmont, CA on August 17? Are you ready to take care of your family and help your neighbors?

Volunteers in Community Emergency Response Teams, or “CERT teams”, conducted an emergency preparedness exercise in East Palo Alto on April 17 of this year to practice responding to earthquakes like the one in Piedmont or to the more disastrous earthquake that hit the Napa Valley a year ago. Read more…