A metro-wide earthquake drill was conducted
Thursday to prepare the public in the event of a magnitude 7.2 earthquake.
Various government agencies, educational institutions and the private sector participated in the drill spearheaded by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA).
Different scenarios were re-enacted to simulate a destructive earthquake that is expected to happen when the 100-kilometer West Valley Fault moves.
#MMShakeDrill #MMQuakeDrill (Photo by Chab Mikthona)
‘Shake, rattle, roll’ drill today stars a cast of 1M http://inq.ph/1h660UU #MMQuakeDrill | @mbrizuelaINQ
Aerial rescue at Aseana | @mbrizuelaINQ #MMQuakeDrill #MMShakeDrill
Construction workers at Aseana City, Macapagal evacuate for earthquake simulation #MMQuakeDrill | @mbrizuelaINQ
QC Mayor Herbert Bautista checks #MMQuakeDrill at VMMC command post | @erikasauler #MMShakeDrill
#MMShakeDrill House employees in dry run of quake drill; they’re playing lawmakers at session hall | @Team_Inquirer
PSG, employees at Malacanang Park take cover #MMQuakeDrill | @nikkodizon (foto c/o @dspyrey)
[email protected]_PH employees donned helmets during #MMQuakeDrill earlier | @BenArnolddeVera
@MMDA cleaning up after #MMQuakeDrill at VMMC @InqMetro pic.twitter.com/a1JZJObEAL
MMDA personnel stop traffic in front of Megamall for 45 seconds #MMQuakeDrill @inquirerdotnet
Schoolchildren in Intramuros Manila join #MMQuakeDrill | @santostinag
#MMQuakeDrill paramedics ready at @BangkoSentral HQ in Manila. | @paolomontecillo #MMShakeDrill
Scene from Greenbelt area/Dela Rosa St. #MMShakeDrill #MMQuakeDrill | @Philbizwatcher
Some guys came prepared with hat hats and signs to gather their work colleagues at #MMQuakeDrill | @miguelrcamusINQ
Total number of evacuees at SM Megamall: 1,715. Five are injured, two unconscious #MMQuakeDrill | @jovicyee
Search and rescue in “collapsed structure” #MMQuakeDrill at VMMC | @erikasauler #MMShakeDrill
Aerial drone view of Makati before the #MMquakedrill #MMShakeDrill. Photo: Rem Zamora
Photo by Mandirigma
Search and rescue in “collapsed structure” #MMQuakeDrill at VMMC pic.twitter.com/idSBfg6CnD | @erikasauler #MMShakeDrill
Secretaries Roxas, Gazmin, Soliman “evacuate” from NDRRMC opcen as “the big one” hit | #MMQuakeDrill @banderainquirer
Photo by Chab Mikthona
MMDA Chair Francis Tolentino and Phivolcs Dir. Renat Solidum performs duck, cover and hold Photo by Maricar Brizuela
Photo by Beanne Guevarra
Photo by Vearyda Oeu
Photo by Frances Mangosing
8 congressmen ‘die’ in big quake drill http://inq.ph/8solonquakedrill … | @MJcayabyabINQ #MMShakeDrill #MMQuakeDrill
Taxi “accident” inside Intramuros #MMShakeDrill #MMQuakeDrill |Jilson Tiu
Emergency treatment simulation starts, MMDA men call for medics to rescue injured #MMQuakeDrill @inquirerdotnet Photo by Julliane de Jesus
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