• October 21, 2022

LACoFD Participates in Great CA Shake Out

At exactly 10:20 a.m., on Thursday, October 20, 2022, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) joined millions of other Californians in the annual Shakeout Earthquake Exercise by performing the “drop, cover, and hold on” drill and conducting a post-earthquake emergency exit drill.

LACoFD Participates in Great CA Shake Out

LACoFD Participates in Great CA Shake Out 1024 538 Kaelyn Floyd

At exactly 10:20 a.m., on Thursday, October 20, 2022, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) joined millions of other Californians in the annual Shake Out Earthquake Exercise by performing the “drop, cover, and hold on” drill and conducting a post-earthquake emergency exit drill.

Each year, the Department participates in the Great California Shake Out, which has taken place every year in Southern California since 2008, to prepare its personnel for the “Big One” and practice Departmental emergency plans.

To learn more, visit https://www.shakeout.org/california/whyparticipate/