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• Anxiety is your body's natural response to
stress. It's a feeling of fear or apprehension
about what's to come.
• On existing school buildings with one door,
request proper authorities to provide two
exit doors for every classroom, both with
swing-out direction.
• Check for the presence of other potential
sources of hazard due to secondary effect
of earthquakes like steep hill slopes,
hanging heavy objects, dams, storage
tanks, falling debris, and fire.
• Strap heavy furniture/cabinets inside the
classrooms to the wall to prevent sliding or
• Store breakable items, harmful chemicals
and flammable materials inside the
classrooms in the lowermost shelves and
secure firmly.
• Install latches on drawers and cabinets.
• Check classrooms for hanging or unstable
objects that may fall during the earthquake.
• Familiarize your classmates as well as
school personnel with the easiest exit or
evacuation route to take.
• Familiarize School Earthquake Evacuation
Plan that hang/post in the corridor of each
• Familiarize how to use fire extinguishers, first
aid kits, alarms and emergency exits. These
should also be accessible, conveniently
located, and prominently marked in familiar
places for assembly and possible
• Do not to use the elevator during and after
an earthquake. Structure or power failure
may lead you to get stranded.
• Identify strong parts of the building like door
jambs, near elevator shafts, sturdy tables
where can take refuge during an
• Prepare and maintain an earthquake
survival kit consisting of a battery-powered
radio, flashlight, first aid kit, potable water,
candies, ready to eat food, whistle, and
dust mask.
• Conduct a contingency planning on
• Stay inside a structurally sound building.
• Protect your body from falling debris by
bracing themselves in a doorway or by
getting under a sturdy desk or table.
• When inside a vehicle, pull to the side of the
road and stop. Do not attempt to cross
bridges or overpasses which may have
been damaged.
• Move to an open area when they are
outside a building or any structure.
• Stay away from power lines, posts, walls,
and other structures that may fall or
collapse. Stay away from buildings with
large glass panes.
• Move away from steep escarpments which
may be affected by landslides particularly if
they are on a mountain or near steep hill
• Pupils/students, take the fastest and safest
way out if caught in an old or weak
classroom building.
• Get out calmly and in an orderly manner.
Not to rush or push one another.
• Not to use elevators, but instead use the
• Check themselves for cuts and for injuries
and approach the nearest teacher for
• Check the surroundings of the schools.
• Call the authority to clean up chemical
spills, toxic and flammable materials since
this is hazardous to untrained people.
• Check for fire and if any, have it controlled.
1. Food
2. Clothing
3. Communications
4. Documents
5. Medicines
6. Other Essential Needs
7. Emergency Money

*Kit depends on the number of family members, health status, gender and age.

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