Placing blame when the house blows down

November 1992
U.S. News & World Report;11/9/92, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p12
Reports that while Hurricane Andrew was the costliest hurricane in United States history, it is yet to be known how much damage was caused by the storm and how much resulted from shoddy construction. The National Hurricane Center in Coral Gables, Fla. estimates; Conflicting reports from the Wind Engineering Research Council; Millions of dollars in lawsuits against developers by homeowners.


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