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Old 10-16-2019, 05:36 PM
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Originally Posted by John Joseph View Post
So what have we learned about prepping for earthquakes?
Do you know how to turn the natural gas supply to your home off?
Could you assist your neighbors with this?
Do you have alternative routes in case highways and bridges are impassible?
What about ways to contact family members if cell towers come down?
Nothing
No
No
No
No

Once it is over most people forget until the next one. When I lived in Florida it amazed me how many were unprepared for a hurricane. THEY HAD SEVERAL DAYS WARNING. Stick your head in the sand and hope it misses us was the norm.
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