Feds want you to drop and take cover

Thursday morning, millions will drop and cover for earthquake preparedness.

It's all part of the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Thursday at 10:15.

Click here to register yourself or your group to drill.

At that time federal officials are asking you to perform an earthquake drill so you're prepared to survive and recover quickly from a possible earthquake.

Remember fall out from an earthquake on the New Madrid fault line would have big repercussions in the Tri-States. Click here to read more.

The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut is an annual opportunity to practice how to be safer during big earthquakes: "Drop, Cover and Hold On." The ShakeOut has also been organized to encourage you, your community, your school, or your organization to review and update emergency preparedness plans and supplies, and to secure your space in order to prevent damage and injuries.