The purpose of the Great Utah ShakeOut is to make sure you are ready if a big earthquake hits the Wasatch Front.
Steve Sautter, with Salt Lake County Emergency Management, reviews some of the essential items you should include in a survival kit.
Survival Kit essentials:
– First aid kit
– One gallon of water per person, per day
– Food, including granola bars, candy
– Battery-powered radio
– Games, like cards
– Batteries for the flashlight
– Personal kits including soap, linens and toilet paper
The Great Utah ShakeOut drill is scheduled to take place on April 17 beginning at 10:15 a.m.