UP Manila joins the 4th Quarter National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill

 

November 29, 2022 — The University of the Philippines Manila, which includes the Philippine General Hospital and  its distant units School of Health Sciences (SHS) in Baler and Tarlac, participated in the 4th Quarter National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on Nov.  10. In SHS Tarlac,  the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office also  conducted a brief orientation of the drill. 

A total of 2,903 faculty members, administrative staff, REPS, medical health workers, security personnel, students, maintenance staff, and guests conducted the “Duck, Cover, and Hold” exercise and were evacuated to their designated evacuation areas. 

In the simulation, a total of 322 “casualties” were reported and none were missing. All buildings were checked and cleared by the technical team. The drill was called to start at 9:30 am by the Incident Commander Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Nymia Simbulan.

Source and photo credit: UPM-DRRM Subcommittee

 

A group of people wearing masks</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with medium confidence

A group of people wearing masks</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with medium confidenceMay be an image of 16 people, people standing and outdoors May be an image of 1 person and indoor May be an image of 12 people, people standing and indoor

A group of people standing outside</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A group of people walking down a street</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with medium confidence A picture containing person, outdoor</p>
<p>Description automatically generated May be an image of 9 people, people standing, outdoors and crowd May be an image of 9 people and people standing A group of people in a room</p>
<p>Description automatically generatedMay be an image of 3 people, people standing, outdoors and crowdMay be an image of 4 people, people standing and outdoors

A group of people walking through a mall</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A group of people standing outside</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A person holding a piece of paper</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A picture containing indoor</p>
<p>Description automatically generated A picture containing outdoor, sky, building, ground</p>
<p>Description automatically generated A group of people sitting on the ground</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with medium confidence Calendar</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A picture containing person, outdoor, people, group</p>
<p>Description automatically generated A group of cars parked on the side of a road</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A group of people wearing masks</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A group of people outside a building</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with medium confidence A group of people sitting on the ground outside a building</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A group of people standing outside</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A picture containing text, indoor, person, desk</p>
<p>Description automatically generated A group of people working in a room</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence A picture containing person, outdoor, people, group</p>
<p>Description automatically generated A group of people painting</p>
<p>Description automatically generated with low confidence

 

 

 
slider html by WOWSlider.com v9.0