Tag Archives: Earthquake

Difficult Conversations – Stay and Live

On 1 August 2007, the Interstate-35 West bridge collapsed in Mississippi, killing 13 people and injuring 145. During the news reports, Engineers were criticized for not being explicit enough in their warnings about the “structurally deficient” rating of the bridge.  Two months after the bridge collapsed, I wrote an article explicitly warning about the vulnerability of Barbadian houses to hurricanes.

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Barbados Experiences Earth Tremor

Barbados experienced a nerve racking earth tremor moments ago. Stay tuned for more information! – see link for current status of tremor Update: 3.18 PM– Initial reports indicate that some cell and land phones are out. 3.29 – Initial reports indicate that the earthquake/tremor has stretched as far as Antigua in the North and Guyana in the South 3.30 –

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United States Geological Survey Unit Reports 5.2 EarthQuake Occurred 930 Miles ENE Of Barbados

EQ 5.2 BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – PRELIMINARY REPORT Earthquake Reported 930 Miles ENE of Bridgetown Source: USGS The United States Geological Survey (USGS) department has reported that a seismic event (earthquake) measuring 5.2 occurred 930 miles ENE of Bridgetown. If Barbadians want to provide feedback they can do by clicking this link or read a summary of what can now be

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