TITLE

New Quake Assessments

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Jackie
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/14/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32423, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development's evaluation of a new method for assessing buildings' susceptibility to earthquakes. The method was developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Hazard US assesses the potential for ground motion and factors in a building redundancy for resisting the forces.
ACCESSION #
21657507

 

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