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Be Prepared for an Earthquake: Develop an emergency communication plan. Discuss where you will meet, and don't rely on phones - cell, landline or Internet - to get in touch after an earthquake. Choose an out-of-town relative or friend to be the family contact person. Make sure everyone in the family knows the name, address, and phone number of the contact person.

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August 31, 1968
M 7.3, Iran – 7,000 to 12,000 deaths. Five villages were totally destroyed in the Dasht-e Bayaz area, and another 6 from Kakhk to Salayan had at least half of… Read More

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