Shakeout Campaign Toolkit 2016


Campaign dates: October 17 – 20, 2016

On October 20th at 10:20 a.m., we encourage everyone to participate in the 2016 Great British Columbia ShakeOut earthquake drill by practicing DROP! COVER! HOLD ON!

The ShakeOut BC communications toolkit has been prepared for each department/unit at UBC. ShakeOut BC brings awareness to earthquake preparedness, and we hope you can help us promote this province-wide event. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us anytime.

Learn more about earthquake preparedness at

Please include in your communications material the week of October 17, 2016

  • Newsletter copy: Please include this write-up in your department/unit newsletter.
  • Email copy: Please distribute this information to all building users within your department.
  • Digital signage: Please add to rotation if you have a digital sign on the UBC network.
  • 8.5 x 11 poster: Available for print for desktop printers.
  • 2 x image files: Can be included in newsletters, websites, and/or emails, if needed.

Download ZIP file

To be delivered by campus mail

The items below will be delivered to your office the week of October 17, 2016.

  • 11 x 17 posters: Please post on doorways, bulletin boards, and high-traffic walkway areas.
  • Bookmarks: Please distribute as you see fit, or leave at reception.


  • Do you need to set up a meeting with your team to answer questions and provide an overview?
  • Ensure that your team is aware of this information and upcoming events.