Quake Cottage, LLC sold an earthquake simulator to the State of Alaska - Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management.
Online PR News – 12-September-2013 –Quake Cottage, LLC a leading expert in earthquake safety awareness and proactive disaster preparation, sold an earthquake simulator to the State of Alaska - Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management.
“We are honored that the State of Alaska’s DHS&EM selected a second Quake Cottage simulator for their disaster preparedness efforts,” says Michael Essrig, President of Quake Cottage”
“We are honored that the State of Alaska’s DHS&EM selected a second Quake Cottage simulator for their disaster preparedness efforts,” says Michael Essrig, President of Quake Cottage, “this specially built 12-foot model features a state-of-the-art audio visual system, including a tsunami siren, to provide the most up to date and versatile implementation possible.”
Successful Public Outreach Tool: The Alaska DHS&EM’s original “Quake Cottage” has been a successful vehicle to disseminate earthquake preparedness and tsunami awareness information for the past 16 years. Although the focus of the Quake Cottage is earthquake preparedness, tsunami materials are distributed to those visiting the Cottage. Major events for the Quake Cottage include: Alaska State Fair, Tanana Valley Fair, Elmendorf AFB Air Show, Kenai River Festival, and the Governor’s Picnic.
In addition to these major events, the cottage made visits to numerous schools and businesses along the State’s road system. In general, DHS&EM personnel and the “Quake Cottage” visited over twenty sites and made direct contact with over 7,000 individuals in five months. Their efforts with the Cottage earned them the WSSPC Award in Excellence 2003 – “Outreach to General Public”.
About Quake Cottage LLC
The Quake Cottage™ is available for demonstrations, including rental and purchase, at your facility or business and has appeared on numerous news, radio and television shows throughout the world.
A partial listing of media coverage: Quake Cottage™ has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, KTTV, KTLA, KCOP, KRON, CNN, MSNBC, KIIS/FM with Rick Dees, the nationally-televised “Home and Family Show,” “Martin Short Show,” “Crook & Chase Show,” “The Today Show,” “NBC’s Dateline,” KTLA News’ Earthquake Special, and most recently, “Anderson Live,” and “Joan Rivers.”