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Quake, rattle and get prepared

Original post made on May 30, 2008

CLICK ON THE PHOTO TO SEE VIDEO! The Quake Cottage, which simulates an 8.0 temblor, was at San Ramon Regional Medical Center last Thursday while it hosted a meeting of East Bay hospitals' disaster committees to discuss earthquake preparedness, and many of those at the meeting gave the cottage a try.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, May 28, 2008, 4:56 PM

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Posted by Lucy
a resident of Danville
on May 30, 2008 at 5:12 pm

Cool video!

Thinking about earthquakes and my animals-- what do you do for your animals in case of an earthquake? it scares me to deaeth thinking about what could happen during one while i'm not home to take care of them.

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Posted by Anonymous
a resident of San Ramon
on Jun 2, 2008 at 3:10 pm

If only earthquakes looked that fun.

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Posted by Kathie
a resident of Danville
on Jun 6, 2008 at 3:39 pm

Okay, I'll admit last night's earthquake was not quite that bad, but it was the anticipation, being afraid of another one, that made me suffer!!!!

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