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Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill

by General Services Office

Posted on February 13, 2018 at 3:50 PM


In support for the Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) spearheaded by the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC), De La Salle University-Dasmarinas will join the NSED on February 15, 2018 at 2 pm.

As a reminder to the community, please comply with the following guidelines:
  1. At exactly 2 pm, an alarm/siren shall be heard for a period of three (3) minutes to signify a simulated earthquake.
  2. Perform the “DUCK, COVER and HOLD” technique upon hearing the alarm for a period of 3 minutes whether you are inside or outside the classroom/office/building. If riding a vehicle, stop and perform the DUCK, COVER and HOLD.
  3. After the alarm, everyone should proceed to the designated evacuation areas.
    • East Campus parking (between Magpuri Gate and Magtagumpay Gate)
    • Museo Complex Fountain Area
    • Lake Park
    • University Oval
  4. At 2:10 pm, everybody can return to their usual routine.
  5. In case of rain, perform the DUCK, COVER and HOLD technique only inside the classroom/office/ building or vehicle.