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Seismic Considerations

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A series of five publications devoted to the seismic safety of special types of buildings with special occupancy and functional characteristics (i.e., schools, lodging faci1ities, health care facilities, office buildings, and apartment buildings). Its objective is simply to strongly encourage owners, developers, designers, and regulatory officials concerned with such buildings to become aware of their particular seismic vulnerabilities and of cost-effective means to alleviate such vulnerabilities through the selective use of the NEHRP Recommended Provisions.
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Icon for file of type application/pdfSeismic Considerations: Elementary and Secondary Schools (FEMA 149)
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Icon for file of type application/pdfSeismic Considerations: Health Care Facilities (FEMA 150)
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Icon for file of type application/pdfSeismic Considerations: Hotels and Motels (FEMA 151)
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Icon for file of type application/pdfSeismic Considerations: Apartment Buildings (FEMA 152)
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FEMA 149 and 150 are available from the FEMA Distribution Center. To place your order by phone, call 1-800-480-2520 (M-F: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST). To place your order by fax or email, download this order form.
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