Calif. lawmaker calls for earthquake early-warning system

01/28/2013 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

California state Sen. Alex Padilla is proposing legislation to establish a statewide earthquake early-warning system. "A fully developed earthquake early-warning system would provide Californians critical seconds to take cover, assist loved ones, pull to the side of the road, or exit a building," Padilla said. "It could allow time to stop a train or power down other critical infrastructure."

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