Metro Manila Shake Drill - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Metro Manila Shake Drill


Muntinlupa #MMShakeDrill tests community and private sector response

Jul 15, 2017 - 6:17 PM

We should always assume that the disaster [management] office or the local [government] will not be able to respond immediately [after an earthquake] a disaster management officer says

FIRE MANIPULATION. Bureau of Fire Protection backed up the Puregold Disaster Response Team in putting off the fire from the fuel pipeline. Photo by Alexa Yadao/Rappler

WATCH: Communication lines established faster in Metro Manila Shake Drill 2017

Jul 15, 2017 - 5:55 PM

This year s Metro Manila Shake Drill made sure rescuers were equipped with proper communication equipment

Photo by Angie De Silva/Rappler

What to expect at the #MMShakeDrill 2017

Jul 14, 2017 - 10:10 AM

Here s a list of the activities that Metro Manila local governments have prepared for this year s earthquake drill

MMDA launches #MMShakeDrill 2017

Jul 05, 2017 - 5:21 PM

The shake drill will be held from July 14 to 17

LAUNCHED. MMDA chairman Danilo Lim presses the ceremonial button signaling the launch of the shake drill. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Parañaque firemen educate students on disasters during #MMShakeDrill

Jun 22, 2016 - 9:35 PM

Fire fighters from Barangay Don Galo in Parañaque say the Metro Manila Shake Drill was a good opportunity to raise students’ awareness on disasters so they won t be shocked in case an earthquake actually strikes

NDRRMC, MMDA: 2016 #Pagyanig, #MMShakeDrill more organized, widespread

Jun 22, 2016 - 6:47 PM

Disaster managers say that the drill shows heightened public awareness and enhanced capacity to respond if a major earthquake strikes

COVER. Government employees evacuated at the Grandstand in Camp Aguinaldo. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

#MMShakeDrill, #Pagyanig rack up over 4 billion impressions on Twitter

Jun 22, 2016 - 2:36 PM

The biggest earthquake drill conducted nationwide beats its own record on Twitter in terms of reach

Abu Sayyaf, MMShakedrill, Manila-Clark railway | 12PM wRap

Jun 22, 2016 - 12:10 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

LIVESTREAM: 2016 Nationwide quake drill

Jun 22, 2016 - 8:22 AM

Watch the Pagyanig and MMShakeDrill live on Rappler

MMDA and Firechat partner for #MMShakeDrill

Jun 17, 2016 - 12:25 PM

MMDA encourages citizens local government officials volunteers and private sector partners to download FireChat a free messaging app on their Android or iOS smartphone

#MMShakeDrill: MMDA launches website for June 22 quake drill

May 30, 2016 - 5:27 PM

The Metro Manila ShakeDrill will be held on Wednesday June 22 2016

#MMShakeDrill: Preparing for the big one

Jul 31, 2015 - 8:16 PM

For the message of disaster preparedness to really stick the earthquake drill shouldn t just be a one time event

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Jul 30, 2015 - 11:54 AM

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Rappler Talk: Disaster preparedness in the age of social media

Jul 17, 2015 - 4:00 PM

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MMDA's Francis Tolentino: Filipinos need to be 'shockproof' for the Big One

Jul 17, 2015 - 2:10 PM

The MMDA chief says Filipinos need to cultivate a culture of preparedness and take steps as a society to efficiently respond should a powerful earthquake strike Metro Manila

QUAKE PREPARATIONS. MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino says Filipinos should be prepared in the event of a massive quake.