The following are links to other sites that may be of use.
These sites have a ton of information on safety and disaster. Not only for earthquakes but for other things like hurricanes, flooding, and other things that you should know about when a disaster strikes.
Ready.gov – Official website of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to help educate people and prepare them for disasters
GetPrepared.gc.ca – Canadian government Emergency Preparation site
Shakeout.org – Earthquake drills and preparedness
FEMA – U.S Federal Emergency Management Agency
America’s Prepare-a-thon – Earthquake Preparedness
A major earthquake may cause a tsunami so if you live near the coast please read more on how to protect yourself.
There are hundreds of earthquakes that occur daily. Check out some of these sites to see where and how big the earthquakes are.