The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council and the Office of Civil Defense will hold the first quarter online Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on Thursday, 10 March 2022, through online (livestream), via the Civil Defense Davao Region Facebook page (@civildefenseonse).
The program for NSED will start at 8:00 a.m. The ceremonial pressing of the button will be held at 9:00 a.m where audiences watching the live stream are encouraged to “duck, cover, and hold” in their houses and offices as the alarm siren. No evacuation drills and scenarios will be conducted in compliance with the minimum public health measures.
Everyone is encouraged to participate in the said event to instill and enhance disaster preparedness amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.