29 September 2016

#PAGYANIG SA SUBIC: SBMA joins nationwide earthquake drill

Emergency responders of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) attend to injured “victims” during a simulated earthquake exercise held at the SBMA Seaport Building in the Subic Bay Freeport Zone on Wednesday.

Organized by the Subic Bay Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (SDRRMC) in collaboration with the Office of the Civil Defense Region III, the earthquake drills were held simultaneously in various offices and establishments in Subic Bay Freeport.

The drills were part of the the 3rd quarter National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) dubbed "#Pagyanig 2016" of the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) which aims to heighten disaster response and management capabilities of government agencies and local government units. (AMD/MPD-SBMA)