California leads the way in earthquake drill

Mock scenario a part of preparedness movement in western US state where threat of a big quake hitting is very real.

    More than 24 million people around the world have taken part in the largest earthquake drill in history. The effort was led by the US state of California where a recent investigation found that many buildings will not survive a big earthquake. Al Jazeera's Stephanie Stanton reports from Los Angeles.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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