Beyond the Headlines

Show topic: Earthquake Preparedness

BEYOND THE HEADLINES
May 15, 2011
Earthquake Preparedness
Hosted by ABC7's Cheryl Jennings

Today, we're talking about earthquake preparedness.

We all know that the Bay Area is in the heart of "earthquake country." Recent major earthquake disasters in Japan, New Zealand, and Chile serve as stark reminders that we could be next. Being prepared for such a day is the best plan for all of us.

Studio Guests

Justin Rubinstein
Geophysicist, U.S. Geological Survey
http://earthquake.usgs.gov

Jim Ash
San Mateo County Office of Emergency Services
Former Fire Chief, Half Moon Bay
www.smcready.org

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