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JUST A REMININDER ,TO PREPARED
FROM TOUR 3 SAFETY CAPTIANS .MAKE A LIST OF THINGS THAT CAN BE HELPFUL TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY IN THE EVENT OF  ANY TYPE OF DISATER.
 
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EARTHQUAKE PREPAREDNESS MONTH!

  Is your family ready ?

For an earthquake

                         Use this handy

Checklist to make

       Sure you know what to do

           In advance, during and

After a quake.

.Know the safe                     

spots in each room -

under sturdy tables, desks or against the walls.

.Know the danger spots - windows, mirrors, hanging

objects, fireplaces, tall furniture.

. Conduct practice drills. Physically place yourself and

your children in safe locations under a sturdy desk or table. Avoid danger spots. Hold on and ride it out.

. Learn first aid and CPR from the Red Cross or other

community organization.

   Decide where your family will reunite if separated.

. Keep a list of emergency phone numbers.

    Choose an out-of-state friend or relative to call after

a quake to report whereabouts and conditions.

     Learn how to shut off gas, water and electricity in

case the lines are damaged.

. Check wall foundations, chimneys and roofs for

stability. Make sure your home is bolted to its

foundation.

.Secure water heater and appliances that could move

enough to rupture utility lines.

.Keep breakable and heavy objects on lower shelves.

     Secure hanging plants, heavy picture frames and

mirrors.

 

For a complete earthquake safety checklist, visit www. fire.lacounty.gov

from Terry Johnson tour 3

 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Working Life
in USPS South Calif