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1989 Earthquake Reports and Photographs
The Museum’s Chronology of 1989 San Francisco Earthquake Effects
San Francisco Fire Department 1989 Earthquake Report
San Francisco Police Department Report
San Francisco Hall of Justice 9-1-1 Transcript and MP3 recording
Dept. of Public Health Executive Summary
Dept. of Public Works Report
San Francisco Water Dept. Report
San Francisco Municipal Railway Report
San Francisco Sheriff's Dept. Report
San Francisco Conservation Corps Report
San Francisco Debriefing on Command Center Operations
Oral Histories from the Presidio of San Francisco

Collapse of the Cypress Freeway in Oakland
City of Oakland Report
Report on Cities Near the Epicenter of the 1989 Earthquake
1989 Earthquake Epicenter Map
EERC Reports on the Loma Prieta Earthquake
Santa Cruz Mountains Damage
Reconstruction of Buildings at Stanford
Santa Cruz County 9-1-1 Transcript
National Warning System Trancript
Bay Area Earthquake Maps
The Chronicle's Guide to Earthquake Preparedness
San Francisco Fire Dept. Neighborhood Emergency Response Teams

Earthquake Safety Resources
A Nurses Guide to First Aid and Disaster Preparedness
Infographic: Disaster preparedness essentials
Get ready for a major quake. What to do before and during a big one
Home Emergency & Disaster Safety
Apartment Rental Earthquake Preparedness
10 Tips for Keeping Children Safe in an EARTHQUAKE
Disaster Safety for People with Disabilities: What to Do When Emergency Weather Strikes
The following links were greatfully provided by:
Wendy Ross
Chief Safety Officer
Inspecting for Home Hazards for Earthquake Preparedness
When the Ground Shakes: Drop, Cover, Hold
Top Tips for Pet Earthquake Preparedness
Homeowner’s Guide to Cleaning Up After an Earthquake
A Motorist’s Guide to Earthquake Safety
What to Do After an Earthquake

General Safety Preparedness Resources
The following links were greatfully provided by:
Natalie Kelly of
Downloadable Generator Maintenance Checklist
72 Hour Bag Checklist
Printable Car Emergency Kit List
Emergency Document List
Printable Emergency Preparedness List

Thomas Hodge at has offered these links to earthquake safety.
Keeping Your Family Safe During an Earthquake
Pet Disaster Preparedness: Earthquakes
Preparing Your Home For An Earthquake
What To Do After A Disaster Damages Your Home
How To Tell If Your House Is Safe After An Earthquake: What To Check
Food Safety Information for Earthquakes
Clean Water After an Earthquake
Driving During An Earthquake: What To Do

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