Tag Archives: State Fund

18Oct 2017
George Tharalson

The Earth Quakes and the Building Shakes. Where is the Safest Place to Go?

Hint: it’s not the doorway. For years we were told to stand in a doorway during an earthquake, but that’s not the right answer. What about running outside? That’s not right either. With California experiencing on average 50 earthquakes measuring … Read more »

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18Oct 2016
George Tharalson

State Fund is Shaking It Up

Employees Participate in 2016 Great California ShakeOut Just when you thought the earth stopped shaking and your mind stopped aching, an “earthquake swarm,” with nearly one hundred recorded events above magnitude 2 shook the Salton Sea area of California in … Read more »

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20Sep 2016
George Tharalson

Beyond the Heat – The Damaging Effects of Wildfires

California is a beautiful place to live with lots of warm weather and sunshine. Unfortunately, those golden rays can create dangerous conditions. Wildfires have become an expected disaster every summer. They devastate lives, businesses, natural resources, and agriculture. In 2016, … Read more »

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11May 2016
George Tharalson

What do you get when you cross a pedestrian and a mobile device? A pedtextrian.

And an accident waiting to happen… Mobile phones and other electronic devices have become so commonplace, it’s hard to imagine how we ever got along without them. They are essential to our work and personal lives by helping us ‘get … Read more »

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