Due to to recent disasters that the Philippines went through like the earthquake of Bohol and Cebu, the government sector in charge of calamity preparedness already made their plans known for the expected coming of typhoon Yolanda to the Eastern Visayas region. Read this news in full:
Disaster preparednessofficials in the Bicol and Eastern Visayas regions are now preparing for the possible super typhoon that could hit several provinces in their areas on Thursday. In a phone interview with GMA News Online on Tuesday, Jessan Adornado, Bicol’s Office of Civil Defense’s public information officer, http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/334046/news/regions/bicol-eastern-visayas-to-prepare-for-possible-super-typhoon
Immediate evacuation is needed for landslide-prone areas above all. I hope this time, people will see the advantage of preparing for the worst things to happen – rather than just wait and see. Remember that even if you are ready to go, the ones left behind will not have peace of mind knowing that someone, few or many were buried alive.