Earthquake Survival Stories

Inside the town was total destruction

When we were driving, the damage of the earthquake started to show itself right away. Big, wide, tall trees were laying down on the side of the road, as if one giant came and pulled them from their roots.

Earthquake survival suggestions

Liquid oxygen, L.E.D. flashlights, and a battery charger for a cell phone are all great things to have with you in case of an Earthquake.

Everything that could move was shaking

The 1994 Northridge Earthquake was a memorable one for David Barneda. In his earthquake survival story he reveals the need for water, batteries and the affects of aftershocks on everyone.

Natural gas, exploding cars, broken glass, panicking people

In this earthquake survival story, Tom recalls his experience through the 1994 Northridge Earthquake and how having survival items such as a fire extinguisher or a portable radio would have made things more comfortable.

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