The Great Utah ShakeOut
Utah will hold its largest statewide earthquake drill on Tuesday, April 17th at 10:15 a.m. At that time, participants will "Drop, Cover and Hold On" as if a real earthquake had struck. Some offices of the Utah State Courts will be participating.
This drill is an opportunity to practice how to protect yourself during earthquakes. The ShakeOut website provides a wealth of resources, including videos, tips on protecting yourself, what you shoudl have in you grab and go kit and drill manuals.
Tens of thousands of Utahns have signed up to participate, including state and local government offices, schools, businesses, medical facilities, non-profits and faith-based organizations. You can register online to add your name to the list of participants.