Annual Disaster Preparedness Events
Tsunami Awareness Week - March 21-25, 2022
Long Beach residents should know how to be prepared for tsunamis and what to do to be safe. Are you in the zone? Visit TsunamiZone.org for more information.
Pet Preparedness Month - June 2022
Your pets are an important member of your family, so they need to be included in your family’s emergency plan. To prepare for the unexpected, visit Ready.gov for tips with your pets in mind.
National Preparedness Month - September 2022
National Preparedness Month (NPM) is an observance each September to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time. Visit Ready.gov to learn about the different ways you can prepare yourself and loved ones for emergencies.
Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill - October 20, 2022
The Great ShakeOut is an international earthquake drill that serves as an opportunity to practice how to be safer during an earthquake: Drop, Cover, and Hold On. Visit ShakeOut.org for resources to participate at home, school or work.