Compared to other countries, Japan is often hit by natural disasters such as earthquake, floods, landslides and heavy snow.
When the big earthquake strikes
・Do not panic.
・Do not use the elevator immediately after the earthquake.
・If you are indoors, stay safe by hiding under a desk or other means.
・Turn off the fire.
・Open the windows and doors. Otherwise, you would not be able to open them if they are distorted.
・Follow instructions from hotel or tourism staffs and evacuate.
In case of heavy rains, heavy snows and other natural disasters, refrain from going outdoors.
Take action upon knowing disaster situations using the Internet or other sources.
If disaster strikes in Hachioji, you may use the city government's official website to look for details such as emergency evacuation areas.
Check here and evacuate safely.