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Earthquake Early Warning
March 29, 2014
SCOTTS VALLEY – Today, George E. Dickson, III, the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Seismic Warning Systems issued the following statement in the wake of the 5.1 magnitude earthquake in La Habra.
“Our hearts go out to the displaced families that had to seek shelter due to damaged homes and disrupted utilities. Our gratitude is with the first responders and community organizations helping to meet the needs of the families affected by this disaster.
The 5.1 La Habra Earthquake is a reminder to be prepared. It is also a reminder that there is no time to waste in deploying an actionable earthquake warning and notification system in California.
About Seismic Warning Systems, Inc.
Seismic Warning Systems has been providing systems and services for early seismic detection and automated system response to commercial, industrial and government customers for twelve years. Seismic Warning Systems has been serving on the Governor’s
Office of Emergency Services Statewide Earthquake Warning Working Group to help provide direction and options for the fulfillment of Statewide Earthquake Warning solutions via Public Private Partnerships.
During this time many potentially dangerous quakes have been detected and acted upon, saving lives and protecting against injury, without a single false alarm. The company designs and manufactures the patented QuakeGuard™ family of seismic detection systems, which help avert human injury, mitigate earthquake damage to property and other assets, and contribute to business continuity. Seismic Warning Systems is headquartered in Scotts Valley, California.
More information about the company, its products and services is available at www.seismicwarning.com.