Great Utah Shake-Out teaches earthquake preparedness

Published 04/10 2014 04:52PM

Updated 04/10 2014 05:00PM

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Thursday utahns with disabilities took part in a state shake-out event.

The event is designed to help those who may need help in case of an earthquake and come up with a plan of action in case of emergency.

The event Thursday was part of The Great Utah Shake-Out that is taking place next week. Joe Dougherty with the Division of Emergency Management and Be Read Utah talks more about why these events are so important.

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