Provides background information and educational materials to help state officials promote the adoption and enforcement of state and local model building codes that contain the latest seismic provisions. These codes can reduce the damage that will occur when future earthquakes strike at-risk parts of the country. It is intended for state earthquake program managers and hazard mitigation officers in the emergency management agencies of the states and territories prone to earthquakes. It is designed to help you convince your state and local governments that codes are effective, inexpensive, and a good investment for the future of our communities. Illustrated.Technical Services BOCAa#39;s Technical Services Department offers a variety of technical services to BOCA members and ... Suite 201 Trevose, PA 19053-6338 tel: 215-638-0554 fax: 215-638-4438 6 Omega Terrace Latham, NY 12110-1939 tel:anbsp;...
|Title||:||Promoting the Adoption and Enforcement of Seismic Building Codes|
|Author||:||Robert B. Olshansky|
|Publisher||:||FEMA - 1998|