6 months Be ready for mass casualty in case of disaster – Gordon MB
By Mario Casyuran Senator Richard J. Gordon on Monday called on the whole country and the government to prepare for mass casualty incidents, both natural and man-made. Senator Richard Gordon(CZAR DANCEL / MANILA BULLETIN) Gordon, chairman of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), made the call following the series of earthquakes that rocked various parts of the country, including Luzon and Metro Manila in the past week as well as the bombings and attacks in various parts of the globe. Earlier, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) warned that there are still many undetected active faults in the Philippines ... more