DM organises lecture on earthquake safety measures

ABU DHABI: The survey department of Dubai Municipality has organised an awareness lecture on earthquake safety measures.

Dr. Kamal Mohamed Atiya, Seismologist at Survey department who presented the lecture, said, “The lecture was aimed at educating employees about safety measures to be taken in the situation of an earthquake.” He shed light on many different aspects of the topic such as structure of earth, safety tools, measurement of earthquakes and safety measures etc..

The audience was updated about the available networks of earthquake monitoring authorities and preparations of the country to face situations like this.

SOURCE: WAM