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'Drop, cover and hold' still the best advice

Source(s):  Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management (CDEM)

This paper re-establishes standard advice on what to do in an earthquake, in response to some public concern both in the United States of America and in New Zealand, regarding widely circulated 'triangle of life' advice from Doug Copp, rescue chief and disaster manager of the American Rescue Team International (ARTI).

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  • 'Drop, cover and hold' still the best advice
  • Publication date 2009
  • Number of pages 2 p.

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