PADANG. RZ Volunteer had successfully held a disaster preparedness simulation in SMA Pembangunan Laboratorium on Wednesday (9/8). There are 750 persons that participated in this action. They were consisted of students, teachers, school keepers, and securities.
Generally, the script of the simulation was based on Early Warning and Emergency Management procedure. In this simulation action, all the participants were directed to save their self from tsunamigenic earthquake.
Before the simulation, they were invited to listen to the material delivered by RZ volunteer. After the deliverance of the material, they started to practice how to evacuate their self from the red zone to the green zone as fast as possible.
Nanda, a volunteer, said that it was implemented to inform and train all participants regarding to the safe path during the disaster. “Overall, it shows the picture about what they must do during the tsunamigenic earthquake. However, the most important thing is their awareness toward disaster as early as possible,” he said.***
Newsroom/Sari A Rahmawati