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#Pagyanig: NDRRMC, LGUs hold nationwide simultaneous quake drill

Sep 29, 2016 - 8:43 AM

At the staging area in Biñan Laguna the quake drill involves a series of well orchestrated disaster response scenes Disaster management officials say that the drill in Biñan is now a model for others

RAIN OR SHINE. Responders from the Bureau of Fire Protection Region 4A report to the command center during the 3rd Quarter National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill. Photo credit: Rappler

#Pagyanig: Laguna takes part in nationwide earthquake drill

Jun 23, 2016 - 7:52 PM

Laguna is one of the provinces slated to assist Metro Manila in the event of a major earthquake impacting the National Capital Region

EVACUATION. Calamba employees evacuate the building during the earthquake drill. Photo by Maria Garcia.

Humanitarian agencies participate in #Pagyanig

Jun 23, 2016 - 7:20 PM

The scenario in Camp Aguinaldo shows the close coordination between government agencies and humanitarian organizations in the face of a complex emergency

COORDINATION. Humanitarian agencies participate in the nationwide earthquake drill spearheaded by OCD and NDRRMC.

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

Evaluators score Cagayan Valley quake drill participants ‘not ready’

Jun 22, 2016 - 9:08 PM

Evaluators from the Bureau of Fire Protection say the participants did not take the earthquake drill seriously

UNPREPARED. Evaluators say participants of the national simultaneous earthquake drill in Cagayan Valley are not ready. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

'#MMShakeDrill is almost real'

Jun 22, 2016 - 8:30 PM

MMDA commander Geruncio Ilagan says the participation of both the public and private sectors has made the 2016 earthquake drill successful

MMSHAKEDRILL. More families participate in the 2016 metro-wide earthquake drill spearheaded by the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA). Photo by Adrian Jimenea/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Moving scenes from #Pagyanig, #MMShakeDrill

Jun 22, 2016 - 7:05 PM

Local governments schools civil society and private businesses get involved in various scenarios – from fires and vehicular accidents to infrastructure collapse and water rescues

SOUTh QUADRANT. Victims from the collapsed billboard at the Guadalupe bridge simulate a collapsed structure scenario during the #MMShakeDrill. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

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

LIVESTREAM: 2016 Nationwide quake drill

Jun 22, 2016 - 8:22 AM

Watch the Pagyanig and MMShakeDrill live on Rappler

Quezon City gears up for major earthquake drill

Jun 20, 2016 - 9:57 PM

Do you and your family know how to prepare for an earthquake? Join authorities in Quezon City as they get ready for the Big One

The Quezon Memorial Monument. Michael Bueza/Rappler

Businesses to join #MMShakeDrill on June 22

Jun 20, 2016 - 6:59 PM

Unilever Walter Mart and Yokogawa Philippines are some of the big companies that are doing their part to help build a culture of preparedness

One of the scenario from the earthquake drill is to airlift a casualty via Philippine Army's Helicopter Ambulance. Photo by Rico Ibarra

#Pagyanig: Gov't gears up for 2nd nationwide quake drill on June 22

May 30, 2016 - 2:24 PM

The government encourages local governments to participate in the 2nd quarter national earthquake drill on June 22 2016

Image by Raffy De Guzman / Rappler

#Pagyanig: NDRRMC holds nationwide simultaneous quake drill

Apr 21, 2016 - 6:04 PM

The country s disaster agency leads the nationwide drill with a scenario on the possible movement of the West Valley Fault

Image courtesy Raffy De Guzman / Rappler

Makati barangays show what to do during an earthquake

Jul 24, 2015 - 6:24 PM

Comembo Pembo East Rembo and Rizal – traversed by the West Valley Fault – each have a command post information desk medical treatment stations and holding areas for evacuation

QUAKE-READY. Barangay Comembo rescue team members simulate a rescue operation for an earthquake victim. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler