Always be prepared. Know if your area is at risk from seismic events, tropical storms, or even from volcanic activities. The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Human Affairs (OCHA) Regional Office for Asia Pacific provided a map that directly addresses this issue. Be informed of what natural hazard your area is at risk from, and be prepared. Read more. http://www.preventionweb.net/files/4179_OCHAPHLHazardv1070308.pdf