Earthquakes and Schools

Abstract: 
Discusses earthquake basics, preparing a school for an earthquake, reducing nonstructural hazards, and seismic upgrading. A mitigation checklist is provided, as well as appendices on nonstructural hazards, past earthquake damage to U.S. schools, and a discussion of schools as earthquake shelters. 27 additional resources are cited.
Year: 
2008
Pages: 
2
Category: 
Safe and Healthy Schools