Always keep a fire extinguisher, first aid box, flash light and extra batteries at your premise.
You should know first aid.
You should know the way to turn off water, gas and electricity.
Do’s & Don’ts during earthquake
If you are indoors, get yourself covered by sitting under a table, desk, bed or other piece
of heavy furniture; and hold on there until the shaking stops. Stay away from outside doors,
windows, walls and glass.
If you are outdoors, stay away from power lines, street lights, trees and buildings.
If you are driving, stop the vehicle right away and stay inside. Do not stop car near
or under trees, bridges, power lines,
Don’t use elevators.
Do’s & Don’ts after earthquake
Check yourself and fellow ones for any injuries.
Get ready for aftershocks.
Check water, electric and gas lines for damage
Use a torch, instead try to switch on the lights.
Do not walk around the streets to inspect the severity of damage.
If trapped under debris, cover your mouth with a cloth and shout, tap a pipe or blow a
whistle, so that rescuers can locate your easily.