Shaking, trembling or displacement of the earth surface due to seismic waves or other phenomena of volcanic or tectonic origin.source: CRED
26 May 2015, PIA, Philippines - gov
Mayor Lani Cayetano vowed to revise the city’s safety plan and update contingency plans using the new atlas of PHIVOLCS as guide to prepare the city in case of a devastating earthquake from the West Valley Fault. The city also plans, among others, to disseminate information in the communities affected by the fault line, inspect and ensure the structural integrity of buildings and establishments and carry out trainings and drills for the identified communities...
People exposed per year
|5||Taiwan, prov. of China||6,625,479|
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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