Chris Goldfinger

Disaster Prep
6:40 pm
Sun November 17, 2013

Before Disaster Strikes, It Pays To Prepare

CERT trainees access "victims" after a mock disaster in Eugene.
Credit Tiffany Eckert

When it comes to potential disasters in the Pacific Northwest, forest fires and floods are the most likely. Scientists at Oregon State University predict the Cascadia Earthquake--the “big one”-- will hit the region.  It could be in the next five minutes or next century. KLCC’s Tiffany Eckert reports on regional disaster response efforts and how every citizen can prepare for a serious emergency.

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