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Name: Alexandra
Status: Student
Grade: 6-8
Location: TN
Country: United States
Date: October 2006


Question:
Some people think doorways are the safest place to be during an earthquake. Others say not. What or where is the safest place to be during a very large quake?



Replies:
Think doorways are mentioned as the lesser of poor options inside building. Certainly the best place if there is adequate warning is an open area clear of all buildings, power lines, etc.

Vince Calder



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