Archive for the Category: English

Cash Withdrawal at a Bank in Disaster Area – 78

March 27, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 78th Translation Edition Cash Withdrawal at a Bank in Disaster Area  If you have a bank account and lost your bank account register, seal, or ATM card, you can withdrawal cash by providing an identification document of the [Read More]

Warning: Carbon monoxide poisoning – 77

March 26, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 77th Translation Edition Warning: Carbon monoxide poisoning. Electrical generators are used to make electricity at the shelters in affected area where the electricity does not go on, or in such area as Kanto region where planned blackouts are put [Read More]

Stay calm during the sudden blackouts – 76

March 26, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 76th Translation Edition Stay calm during the sudden blackouts. Tokyo Electric Power Company is implementing the scheduled blackouts in Tochigi, Ibaraki, Gunma, Chiba, Kanagawa, Tokyo, Saitama, Yamanashi and Shizuoka. Each blackout period for each regional block differs every [Read More]

Special Extension of Period of Stay (2) – 75

March 26, 2011 15:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 75th Translation Edition Special Extension of Period of Stay (2) As previously announced on the 48th Translation Edition on March 19, those who cannot go to the Immigration Services to renew their period of stay due to the [Read More]

Please take care of your condition and try to eat well-balanced – 74

March 25, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 74th Translation Edition Please take care of your condition and try to eat well-balanced From the experiences of past disasters, it’s known that the blood pressure tend to be higher than usual, when someone in an evacuation area. [Read More]

Be wary of false rumors – 73

March 25, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 73th Translation Edition Be wary of false rumors. ・Rolling power outages will be implemented nationwide. ・Transport of relief supplies such as food and gasoline will be halted. ・Misbehavior like stealing relief supplies is going on here and there. [Read More]

Multilingual website for safety confirmation – 71

March 25, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 71th Translation Edition Multilingual website for safety confirmation It has been 2 weeks since the earthquake in 25th/March. The Japanese government announced that 17541people are still missing and more than 240 thousands are living in evacuation areas. The [Read More]

Preventing the Spread of Infectious Diseases at the Shelter – 70

March 24, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 70th Translation Edition Preventing the Spread of Infectious Diseases at the Shelter Living in the Shelter can sometimes cause fatigue due to insufficient rest or food. With so many people living in close proximity, it is important to [Read More]

Reduction or exemption of National Health Insurance fee for victims of earthquake disaster or unemployed people, and the management of livelihood – 69

March 24, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 69th Translation Edition Reduction or exemption of National Health Insurance fee for victims of earthquake disaster or unemployed people, and the management of livelihood 1.Reduction or exemption of National Health Insurance fee for victims of earthquake disaster or [Read More]

The ingestion restriction of tap water for babies under one year old (No. 2) – 68

March 24, 2011 16:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 68th Translation Edition The ingestion restriction of tap water for babies under one year old (No. 2) The officials in Chiba prefecture announced on Mar 24th that the two water treatment plants in Chiba prefecture had about double [Read More]