Rappler's latest stories on the Big One
Online, Metro Manila residents have mixed reactions to the early earthquake drill. Some appreciated the realistic timing while others criticized the MMDA for rousing them from sleep.
(3rd UPDATE) A stronger quake rocks Southern California a day after it's hit by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake
The magnitude 6.4 shallow quake, followed by dozens of aftershocks, struck in the Mojave Desert from the small city of Ridgecrest
MMDA says the annual earthquake drill, dubbed online as the #MMShakeDrill, will push through on the third week of June, rain or shine
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Newly-acquired communication equipment will be tested during the 3rd Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill on Wednesday, September 27
We should always assume that the disaster [management] office or the local [government] will not be able to respond immediately [after an earthquake] a disaster management officer says
This year s Metro Manila Shake Drill made sure rescuers were equipped with proper communication equipment
Here s a list of the activities that Metro Manila local governments have prepared for this year s earthquake drill
Phivolcs geologist Charmaine Villamin says that the strength of the Big One will not be far in magnitude from the earthquake that hit Leyte
At the end of March PRC will conduct an earthquake simulation involving PRC chapters in cities that lie near the West Valley Fault
Anticipating that Bulacan and other neighboring provinces may also be affected by the Big One the 2010 Oplan Metro Yakal is updated
Disaster managers praise Pasig City s conduct of a large scale night drill in the city s central business district
Malls are favorite gathering places of Filipinos Here s what to do in case you find yourself in a mall during an earthquake
On July 30 the Metro Manila Development Authority MMDA will conduct the first ever Metrowide Earthquake Drill dubbed MMshakedrill on social media
On July 30 students can plot on MovePH s Project Agos alert map reports or photos of the earthquake drill efforts and initiatives across Metro Manila
When the West Valley Fault moves what roles will Metro Manila youth take?
A consultancy firm commissioned to assess the 47 year old dam’s safety is uncertain that it could survive such disaster thus more investigations are needed to determine the risks involved
Makati where the country’s financial district is located is considered the most prepared for the big earthquake