Brian Humphrey, Los Angeles Fire Department Spokesman, posted this piece on the tragic Sylmar quake that hit 40 years ago in 1971. It is an interesting article! Take the time to view the attached video with actual footage from the incident. This serves as a great reminder to prepare yourself and your family "for the inevitable."
LAFD News & Information: 40 Years Ago Today: The Sylmar/San Fernando Earthquake Strikes Los Angeles