Flashcards in Kobe Earthquake-tectonics Deck (7):
How many people were killed?
How many people injured?
Over 40,000 injured
How many people were left homeless?
300,000 left homeless
Gas mains ruptured
Water pipes fractured which meant it was difficult to put out fires
The hanshin expressway an elevated road collapsed
Railway lines buckled
Japanese government evacuated people
Emergency services searched for survivors
Hospitals treated the injured
Fires put out
Bulldozers brought in to clear roads
$80 billion of damage
Many homes without water
Homes without electricity
People slept in tents in parks