Earthquake Home Safety Quiz

Do you know how safe your home will be in an earthquake? Will you be able to live in it afterwards? Is there anything you can do before an earthquake to make yourself and your family safer, and ensure that you can stay in your home after the next big one strikes? Take the Earthquake Home Safety Quiz to find out!

Whether you live in a house, an apartment, or a mobile home, and whether you rent or own, understanding what could happen to your home in a big quake is the first step to protecting yourself and your home. Take this quiz to learn more and be linked with resources designed just for your unique situation.

Click one of the selections below to take the most appropriate version of our Earthquake Home Safety Quiz.

Before you take the Earthquake Housing Safety Quiz, please view our disclaimers. The questions asked in these quizzes are adaptations of “rapid visual screening” techniques developed to quickly identify residential buildings with potential problems in earthquakes and are not a substitute for a detailed structural evaluation.