LA County FD Great Shakeout Earthquake Exercise at Del Valle Regional Training Center

10/20/2011
The Los Angles County Fire Departments Urban Search and Rescue Team, CA-TF2, will conduct an all day exercise on Thursday, October 20, 2011 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Del Valle Regional Training Center in Castaic, California, demonstrating a simulated response to a local earthquake catastrophe with a large number of collapsed structures and people who are trapped. LACoFD’s Urban Search and Rescue Team responded to the Haiti earthquake catastrophe (2010), the New Zealand earthquake (2011), and the Japan earthquake and tsunami catastrophe (2011).  The Los Angeles County Fire Department is proud to be joining more than 8.3 million people throughout California and over 800,000...

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