Preparing for a New View of U.S. Earthquake Riskhigh-rise buildings in particular has decreased. The primary reason for the large decreases in the modeled ... high-rise buildings in particular has decreased. The primary reason for the large decreases in the modeled ...
Description: The United States Geological Surv ey USGS released the latest version of its National Seismic Hazard Maps NSHM in April 2008. The maps, which were last updated in 2002, define the latest scientific view of earthquake hazard at varying probability levels across the United States.Hide
- Authors: Prasad Gunturi, Kyle Beatty
- Date: Mar 2009
- Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
- Publication Name: Risk Management
- Topics: Enterprise Risk Management; Modeling & Statistical Methods