Flashcards in L'Aquila, Italy Earthquake HIC Deck (15):
When did the L’Aquila earthquake occur and what type of plate boundary did it occur at?
April 6th 2009, destructive
How many died?
More than 300
How many were injured?
How many buildings were destroyed?
Which key buildings were destroyed?
San Salvatore Hospital and many medieval churches
How man were left homeless?
How many were left unemployed?
What cause more damage in collapsed buildings?
What happened to rents and house prices?
How long did it take the Italian Red Cross to respond and what did they bring with them?
1 hour, 7 dogs and a temporary hospital
What did the post office do for small businesses?
Free mobile calls and deliveries
What did residents not have to pay during 2010?
What help did university students get?
Free public transport and no fees for 3 years
How long will it take to rebuild historic centres?