earthquake

4 Things to Keep in Mind During an Earthquake

In Japan, almost every week, there is a small earthquake. Most of them go unnoticed and usually there is no panic associated as Japanese are used to such tremors from immemorial times. Japan is an archipelago formed out of volcanic activity and is situated in the Pacific Ring of Fire. That is why one can…

Emergency Call in Japan

If you are new in Japan and need some assistance in case of emergency, this article is a must-read. If you have fallen sick or met with an accident or stuck in the fire, you must know some numbers and basic information to make your stay in Japan hassle free. General Useful Numbers An emergency…

The Essential Earthquake Safety Tips

Japan is famous for its earthquakes and if you are in Japan, perhaps you ll experience some of them during your stay. If it is a strong one, you will need to protect yourself. So I will write about the most important things you should know in this article. What does cause Japanese earthquakes? academic.brooklyn.cuny.edu/…

7 odd facts about Japan

Every country in this world has some peculiar facts about it, so does Japan. These are some interesting facts about Japan! Earthquakes thelayeredearth.com/ Around 1500 earthquakes have occurred in Japan. If you live or stay in Japan, don’t get shocked if you suddenly feel a little shaking. Health c1.thejournal.ie/ Japanese people are really concerned with…

Earthquake Preparedness: Japan Style

I was awakened one morning by a voice alarm coming from my phone: “Jishin desu! Jishin desu!” it said, and yes, there indeed was an earthquake. That was my first strong earthquake experience in Japan, and it was also a first that a voice alarm superseded the silent mode on my mobile phone. It is…
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