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Feel the Shake of a Quake? Be Prepared!
Although earthquakes are uncommon in New York City, tremors occasionally occur. Know what to do if you feel the shake of a quake.
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Download the Ready New York Earthquake Safety Guide

Become Ready in Many Languages
Emergencies, emergencias, urgences — they happen regardless of what language you speak. To best serve New York's diverse population, OEM's Ready New York program offers emergency preparedness materials such as presentations and guides in multiple languages to ensure ALL New Yorkers know how to make a plan before disaster strikes.
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Get Ready New York guides
Check out "We Are New York: The Storm," a video about emergency preparedness for English-language learners
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East Harlem Explosion Relief & Recovery
For the latest updates on the East Harlem explosion and building collapses, visit the East Harlem Explosion Relief & Recovery page.

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2013 OEM Biennial Report
The 2013 Biennial Report showcases completed projects and documents the agency's progress between 2012-2013.
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Partner of the Month: Gap Inc.
Get to know the Partners in Preparedness Partner of the Month, Gap Inc.
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Urban Post-Disaster Housing Prototype Program
New York City is developing a post-disaster housing prototype for residents who may lose their homes as the result of a catastrophic coastal storm.
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