Assemblywoman gives earthquake preparedness advice



We all know that earthquakes are commonplace in California; 1994 was a significant reminder.
In the last 30 years, California has experienced a number of earthquakes of 6.5 magnitude or greater. The 6.7 magnitude Northridge Earthquake occurred on Jan. 17, 1994 at 4:31 a.m. It was devastating: The reported damage areas covered 2,192 miles in Los Angeles, Ventura and Orange counties. Assessed damage costs were estimated at $25 billion, plus additional losses from reduced productivity and...

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