Experiencing an emergency is a matter of “when” rather than “if”. Being prepared and ready will provide some stability and control during a chaotic situation.
There are four vital components to be #CUReady:
Join us semi-annually, in May and October, for Business Continuity Awareness Week, Emergency Preparedness Week, and Fire Prevention Week, where you can find us online and offline (at various locations across campus) talking preparedness, planning, and emergencies with the Carleton community.
Get tips, hints, and links to more preparedness information at:
Consider taking part in emergency preparedness training throughout the year. If you have any additional questions about preparedness for the Emergency Management & Continuity of Operations team, please contact us here. In case of an emergency, call Campus Safety Services at 613-520-4444 or 4444 from a university phone.
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Saturday, September 10, 2022
Hazard Awareness: Earthquakes
A Brief Overview: Earthquakes The earth is comprised of three layers - the crust, the mantle, and the core. The crust is the outer layer which accounts for 1% of the earth's volume. The earth's crust consists of sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks. The inner layer of the earth is known as the mantle,...