In recent months there have been 2 devastating earthquakes in the world. One earthquake was in the island country of Haiti and now another in Chili in the last 6 months. The potential for a tsunami was very real around the Hawaiian Islands, Japan, and the California coast to name a few areas.

So this is a good time to take a long look at what you and your family should do if an earthquake hits us in Southern California. We all know it’s just a matter of time so are you ready:

Seven Steps to earthquake Safety

  1. Secure it now.
  2. Make a Plan
  3. Make disaster kits
  4. Is your place safe
  5. Drop, Cover, and Hold on
  6. Check it out
  7. Communicate and recover

Take a moment and go to and you will find lots of information on earthquakes, earthquake safety, and helpful tips.