Tag Archives: PHIVOLCS

April 2016 Earthquakes: Are they indicators of an impending disaster in PH?

    On the third week of April 2016, a series of massive earthquakes hit different parts of the world, killing more than 700 people. These raised a common question…

How far have we come after the Bohol Earthquake?

The Philippines, though blessed with scenic spots and abundant natural resources, is also a country prone to natural disasters. Aside from an average number of 19 to 20 tropical cyclones…

Ensuring an Earthquake-Resilient Home

Earthquake Survival quite literally begins in your own home. To ensure safety against tremors, it’s important to assess your living space to know what types of repair and reinforcement it…

Fault Finding: The Huge Earthquake that’s Waiting to Happen

It sounds like the apocalypse, but it’s true: a killer earthquake may or may not come in this lifetime, causing thousands of deaths and massive destruction in Manila. Find out…