Baguio sets citywide quake drill

0

BAGUIO CITY: Mayor Mauricio Domogan has activated the city’s Incident Command System for the city’s preparedness and response with the conduct of a citywide earthquake drill dubbed “Baguio Shake Drill” on March 31. The Office of the Civil Defense-CAR and City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council are enjoining all sectors – business establishments, schools and universities, hospitals, barangay officials and residents – to participate in the drill where the scenario will be a 7.2 magnitude Tubao fault earthquake simulation. Based on the PhiVolcs Earthquake Intensity Scale, this magnitude can cause very strong and highly damaging effect in the Baguio–Benguet area.

Advertisements
Share.
loading...
Loading...

Please follow our commenting guidelines.

Comments are closed.