Everyone in Osaka will have the opportunity to plan, act, and review their actions (see below):
A Disaster Drill will be conducted throughout Osaka on Friday, September 4, 2015!!
(A over public address (PA) system – both indoors and outdoors)
11:03AM: Tsunami Warning!!
(Announced through “Area Mail”/Emergency Alert Message ※This is not the alarm for the Earthquake Early Warning)
※Some municipalities may send another alert message after sending the prefecture-wide alert message.
■Via Cell Phone
“Area Mail”/ Emergency Alert Message (available for compatible models only)
Your phone will ring even if it is in silent mode!
※Ask your cell-phone company for details on whether your phone is a compatible model
※Some municipalities may send another alert message after the prefecture-wide alert message.
※Maximum availability ratio was 80.1% (as of the end of March 2015)
Osaka Prefectural Office
06-6910-8001(Contact Info Center for Prefecture Residents)
Osaka City Office 06-6208-7387
We recommend calling in advance as phone lines may be busy on the day of the drill.