preparedness Risk
May 15. 2017

Earthquake denial gets a lot harder when you stand on top of the San Andreas fault

Earthquake denial gets a lot harder when you stand on top of the San Andreas fault I had never stood directly on top of the San Andreas fault. Not to my knowledge, anyway, but as a California native, I’ve ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Mar 10. 2017

New study finds Los Angeles and San Diego are at risk from M=7.3+ offshore earthquakes

New study finds Los Angeles and San Diego are at risk from M=7.3+ offshore earthquakes A new study by researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, the Nevada Seismological Laboratory, and USGS has revealed ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Jan 27. 2017

Is Seattle prepared for a Cascadia Megathrust or Seattle Fault earthquake?

In the event of a large Cascadia Subduction Zone (CSZ) earthquake, damage will be significant, and lifelines will be cut off. Approximately 8 million people live in the earthquake damage zone, and the Seattle and Portland metro areas are home to Nike, ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Oct 03. 2016

Risk of big earthquake on San Andreas fault rises after quake swarm at Salton Sea

Risk of big earthquake on San Andreas fault rises after quake swarm at Salton Sea The rumbling started Monday morning deep under the Salton Sea. A rapid succession of small ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

preparedness Insider
Dec 02. 2015

New Service Spotlight: Data Center Earthquake Protection From Instor

New Service Spotlight: Data Center Earthquake Protection From Instor Instor Solutions, our Northern California distributor for our ISO-Base Seismic platform was recently featured in Facility ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
May 05. 2015

San Andreas fault 'locked, loaded and ready to roll' with big earthquake, expert says

We all know that the "Big One" is just around the corner. But as with all earthquakes it is unknown exactly when it will hit. Below is an excellent article from yesterday's LA Times that shows us how close ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

preparedness Risk
Mar 21. 2011

For Japan: Compassion and a Commitment

For Japan: Compassion and a Commitment In the afternoon of March 11th 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake followed by a killer tsunami struck Japan and was then compounded by a nuclear accident at a damaged power plant.

author: Ryan Hubbard