Website User Agreement
Copyright ©2009 Beaufort County Library
A Department of Beaufort County Government
Get ready to "Drop, Cover, and Hold On !"
DROP to the ground (before the earthquake drops you!),
Take COVER by getting under a sturdy desk or table, and
HOLD ON to it until the shaking stops.
The SC Emergency Management Division offers a drill manual online  for persons with disabilities or mobility impairments can do to protect themselves in an earthquake.
The Great Shakeout, a multi-state earthquake drill, begins at 10:15 AM.