Other Resources

Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country

A Guide to Living in the SF Bay Area

This handbook provides information about the threat posed by earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay region and explains how you can prepare for, survive, and recover from these inevitable events. If you live or work in the region, you need to know why you should be concerned with earthquakes, what you can expect during and after a quake, and what you need to do beforehand to be safe and reduce damage.

A fantastic resource!  Download it now

ABAG Association of Bay Area Governments

American Red Cross

Simpson Strong Tie

Simpson Strong Tie maintains a great resource for earthquake home preparation with tips, information, and even a free Seismic Retrofit Guide.

Check out their earthquake preparedness section here