Predicting the exact time of when an earthquake will strike is almost always impossible. So be prepared. By accepting that there will come a time that an earthquake will occur, you will be mentally ready and won’t panic when the time does come.
There are three things that you need to consider in surviving earthquakes. First is what to do before an earthquake. How do you prepare, what do you need to stock, things like these. Next is what do you do during an earthquake. Where do you hide? Will you go outside or hide indoors? Lastly, after surviving the worst, what’s next? Are you still 100% ok? No Injuries? What’s the extent of the damage? Are all utilities available?
These three stages should be addressed in order for you to survive an earthquake. Read more. http://geology.com/articles/earthquake-safety.shtml