Earthquakes strike suddenly. The only way to be ready is to prepare in advance. Here are three simple precautions you can take to make your home more earthquake-proof. Please do these three things in the next few days.
First, clear bedrooms of all objects which could collapse or fall on a sleeping person.
Second, attach cabinets, shelves and other large furniture firmly to the wall, using bolts or bonding materials.
Third, check that your fire extinguishers are in working order.