Earthquakes – The American Red Cross’ in-depth guide to earthquakes and planning for them.
Home Retrofit & Free Retrofit Classes– Information from the City of Seattle about home retrofit and about free retrofit classes for homeowners, which are offered by the City every month.
Retrofit Training Materials – Training materials for contractors and inspectors; excellent information about house understructures and the retrofit process.
Earthquake Preparation – The American Red Cross’ basic overview of how to prepare yourself for a quake, and what to do during and after the disaster.
Family Disaster Planning – Detailed advice on creating a disaster plan for your family.
FEMA: Earthquake Information – The Federal Emergency Management Agencies’s recommendations for earthquake preparedness before, during, and after an earthquake.
FEMA: Earthquake Mitigation How-To – FEMA details ways in which you can mitigate earthquake damage in specific areas of your home.
After a Disaster – The American Red Cross’ general guidelines for keeping safe after a disaster, as well as disaster-specific information.
Earthquake Survival Guide – Tips on how to prepare for an earthquake and on what to do before, during and after the quake.