Employees of the City Social Welfare and Development Office and residents of the Youth Home participate in the 1st quarter earthquake simulation drill, Friday.
The activity was coordinated with City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Officer Allen Froilan Cabaron II and the Bureau of Fire Protection with a pre-exercise briefing and guidelines of the exercise.
The earthquake drill required the participants to perform the “Duck, Cover & Hold,”evacuation and the accounting of methods.
The nationwide drill is a regular exercise to prepare the population against earthquakes and resulting fires in the hope minimizing casualties, if any.