Great California Shake-Out


East County News Service

October 8, 2010 (San Diego’s East County) -- Do you know how to protect your home and your family when a major quake strikes?  Recent seismic activity in San Diego has shown the importance of being prepared. All County residents are urged to participate in the Great California ShakeOut October 21 at 10:21 a.m. Schools, colleges, businesses, churches, and community organizations can register at To date, more than 6.6 million Californians have registered to participate; over 530,000 are from San Diego County.


Here are tips from Shakeout on what to do -- and what NOT to do in a quake:

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