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Disaster Instructions

Emergency Evacuation Areas

In case of disasters such as typhoons and earthquakes, if necessary evacuate to a place of safety. Advance preparation and family talks are essential. Discuss what to do, where and how to evacuate, and how to get in touch with each other.
*Click here for evacuation areas

Typhoons Preparedness

Listen for warnings from media broadcasts and get accurate information to prepare for a typhoon.

Preparations for a typhoon

  1. Prepare a flashlight and a portable radio in case of blackout.
  2. Secure items that can be blown around by strong winds inside.
  3. Do not leave home unless you have confirmed that it is safe to do so.
  4. Keep necessities in higher places, in case of flood.
  5. Block glass windows that can be potentially shattered by items blown around by strong winds.

Earthquake Preparedness

Follow the rules below and keep the damage from earthquake to a minimum.

Ten things to do to protect your family from earthquake

  1. Ensure your safety.
  2. Turn off any heat sources in use.
  3. Try to prepare a quick and secure exit before an earthquake actually occurs.
  4. If possible, put out any small fires that may have started.
  5. Stay calm and do not rush outside when you need to evacuate.
  6. Stay away from narrow streets and brick walls.
  7. Stay away from mountains and cliffs in case of landslides.
  8. When necessary to evacuate, do so on foot.
  9. Help neighbors with first-aid and rescue.
  10. Have correct information.
  • Disaster Information: Disaster Prevention Center / 0743-56-9919
  • Electrical Failure: Kansai Electric Power Co., Ltd., Nara / 0742-36-1201
  • City Gas Leak: Osaka Gas Co., Hokutobu Regional Office / 0120-519-424
  • Water Leak: Waterworks and Sewage Division, Customer's Service  / 0743-53-3661
  • Telephone Repair: NTT 113
  • Emergency Voice Mail Service: NTT 171

Emergency Kit

Emergency Kit: To prepare for sudden disasters, pack your emergency kit beforehand.

Primary
Minimum necessities:
The recommended weight for the kit is roughly 15kg for males and 10kg for females.
Portable radio, flashlight, clothing, first-aid medical goods, emergency food, and minimum other necessary items.

Secondary
For a minimum of three (3) days:
Food, water (3 liter per person), fire making equipment (for cooking), powdered milk for households with babies.

Emergency Evacuation Areas

No. Evacuation Area Location Tel. Fax.
1 Koriyama Minami Elementary School 85 Yanagi-machi    
2 Koriyama Kita Elementary School 115 Kita Koriyama-cho    
3 Koriyama Junior High School 404 Yanagi-machi    
4 Sannomaru Hall
(Chuo Community Center)
529-1 Minami Koriyama-cho 0743-53-5350 0743-53-4774
5 Koriyama Nishi Elementary School 632 Tanaka-cho    
6 Yata Elementary School 966-2 Yata-cho    
7 Kingyo Square
(Sogo Park Multi-gymnasium)
2 Yatayama-cho 0743-55-1010 0743-55-1011
8 Yata Minami Elementary School 83 Yamada-cho    
9 Koriyama Nishi Junior High School 767 Tanaka-cho    
10 Katagiri Elementary School 117 Ikenouchi-cho    
11 Katagiri Nishi Elementary School 1618 Koizumi-cho    
12 Katagiri Junior High School 173-1 Koizumi-cho    
13 Katagiri District Community Center 105-1 Koizumi-cho 0743-54-1181 0743-52-3824
14 Tsutsui Elementary School 120 Tsutsui-cho    
15 Showa Elementary School 555 Nukatabe Kita-machi    
16 Koriyama Minami Junior High School 398 Tsutsui-cho    
17 Nanbu Community Center 600-4 Tsutsui-cho 0743-59-1316 0743-59-1410
18 Showa District Community Center 331-56 Matsukasa-cho 0743-56-0330 0743-59-2250
19 Heiwa Elementary School 262 Minosho-cho    
20 Koriyama Higashi Junior High School 134-2 Wakatsuki-cho    
21 Heiwa District Community Center 4-4 Wakatsuki-cho 0743-55-3121 0743-52-2314
22 Harumichi Elementary School 254 Yokota-cho    
23 Harumichi District Community Center 261-1 Yokota-cho 0743-57-6380 0743-56-3736
24 Yamatokoriyama Castle Hall 211-3 Kita Koriyama-cho 0743-54-8000 0743-54-8001
25 Social Welfare Hall 3-8 Uetsuki-cho 0743-53-6531 0743-55-0986
26 Yutanpo (Elderly Welfare Center) 3-11 Uetsuki-cho 0743-53-0122 0743-53-0122
27 Citizen's Community Center 92-16 Takada-cho 0743-51-1155 0743-51-1154
28 Yata Community Hall 4547 Yata-cho 0743-52-3404 0743-52-3576
29 Nukatabe Sports Facility 642 Nukatabe Kita-machi 0743-59-2088 0743-59-2088
Secondary Emergency Evacuation Areas
30 Koriyama High School, Kanzan 1-26 Jonai-cho    
31 Koriyama High School, Jonai 2-45 Jonai-cho    
32 Yamato Chuoh High School 1201 Tsutsui-cho    
33 Nara National College of Technology 22 Yata-cho    
Mass Emergency Evacuation Areas
34 Castle Site Park Jonai-cho    
35 Yamatokoriyama Sogo Park Yata-cho 0743-55-1010 0743-55-1011