Oregon, Washington Join California In Earthquake Warning System Tests An early warning system for earthquakes has been expanded to Oregon and Washington, joining California in testing a prototype.
California Early Earthquake Alerts Could Begin Within 2 YearsCalifornia emergency management officials say automated earthquake warnings could begin within the next one to two years.
Gov. Brown Seeks Money To Establish Earthquake Warning System By 2018Gov. Jerry Brown will seek state funds to help establish a system that issues warnings that an earthquake is occurring.
6 Ingenious Earthquake Safety Tools To Emerge 1 Year After Napa QuakeFrom early warning systems that provide a 30-second countdown to robots that search for heartbeats above the rubble, here are six of the most innovative tools changing the way we think about earthquake safety.
Napa Quake Triggers Renewed Calls For Early-Warning System After Lack Of FundingWhat if Californians could have a warning that an earthquake is about to happen? The technology is available, but a lack of funding from Sacramento has stalled the project.
Berkeley Lab Seismologist Says Early-Warning System Worked In Napa QuakeA scientist from the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory told KPIX 5 that an experimental earthquake warning system worked, giving about a 10-second alert prior to the magnitude 6 South Napa quake that struck the Bay Area Sunday morning.