In our opinion: Recent Napa Valley earthquake reminds Utahns to be prepared

Another article about earthquake preparedness that refers to a helpful publication, Putting Down Roots. Check it out!


California’s Napa Valley was fortunate that the 6.0 earthquake that struck over the weekend came at 3 a.m., when people generally were asleep and not out in public in large numbers. Property damage was widespread, perhaps topping $1 billion, and slightly less than 200 people were treated for injuries that ranged from minor to serious. It was hardly a minor seismic event.