Earthquake Safety Part 1: What Might Actually Happen If - When - A Big One Hits

Feb 16, 2017

Professor of Geophysics David Oglesby (right), chair of the Earth Sciences Department at UC Riverside and an organizer of ShakeOut events on campus, explains earthquake stresses to a UCR student.
Credit UCR Strategic Communications

Living on the West Coast has its perks, but it comes at a cost.  California is one of the most geologically-active places in North America.  KVCR's Brandon Gunzel interviews a local professor and geologist in the first of a series of reports on earthquake safety and disaster preparedness.