At 10:17AM on Thurs, 10/17/13, you are invited to join millions of people who will Drop, Cover, and Hold On for the 2013 Great California ShakeOut!

Last year more than 12.5 million people were registered in ShakeOut drills worldwide.

Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes. Please visit the Great Shake Out website: 

Disaster Preparedness - Are You Ready Los Angeles County ? 

¿Estás listo para un terremoto? ¿No? Bueno, pues has venido al lugar correcto para empezar 


Global #ShakeOut Earthquake Drills @ShakeOut  Millions will Drop, Cover & Hold, 10:17AM,Thurs,10/17/13 @LASDHQ @LACo_FD @Cal_OES @ReadyGov @FEMARegion9 @FEMA @PrepareAthon @Citizen_Corps 


Forwarded by:

Captain Mike Parker
Sheriff's Headquarters Bureau - Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
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Leroy D. Baca, Sheriff
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

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