ECUADOR

EARTHQUAKE RESPONSE 2016

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April 16, 2016 at 18:58 Ecuador Standard Time, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador. The disaster killing 673 people and injured more than 27,732.  More than 750,000 people were affected.

Within 60 hours of the devastating earthquake, GlobalMedic’s Rapid Response Team deployed to respond by providing humanitarian aid including; Search and Rescue assistance, clean water, hygiene items, and UAV mapping.

 673 

 PEOPLE 

 KILLED 

INJURIES:

27,732

750,000

PEOPLE

AFFECTED

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UAV TEAMS

ACTIVATED

• 1,749 Rainfresh Water Purification units distributed
• 176,000 Aquatabs  units installed at schools and other public buildings
• More than 3,500 acres of land imaged by Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

• 10 Trekker units installed in communities
• 10,000 people served per day through AR10 units

3,500

ACRES

MAPPED

IMAGES

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