Earthquake Publications: Public Policy Makers & Planners

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Below are links to the FEMA Library records for earthquake publications of interest to decision makers and planners involved in developing, approving, and implementing earthquake- or disaster-related policies in the public and private sectors. Following the publications are links to several tools of use to this audience. Looking for additional publications? Visit the Index of Earthquake Publications.

Publications

Title Number
Creating a Seismic Safety Advisory Board: A Guide to Earthquake Risk Management FEMA 266
Earthquake Publications for Community Planners and Public Policy Makers FEMA P-712CD
Establishing Programs and Priorities for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings: Handbook FEMA 174
Establishing Programs and Priorities for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings: Supporting Report FEMA 173
Expanding and Using Knowledge to Reduce Earthquake Losses: The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Strategic Plan 2001-2005 FEMA 383
Financial Incentives for Seismic Rehabilitation of Hazardous Buildings – An Agenda for Action. Volume 1: Findings, Conclusions, and Recommendations FEMA 198
Financial Incentives for Seismic Rehabilitation of Hazardous Buildings – An Agenda for Action. Volume 2: State and Local Case Studies and Recommendations FEMA 199
Financial Incentives for Seismic Rehabilitation of Hazardous Buildings – An Agenda for Action. Volume 3: Applications Workshops FEMA 216
HAZUS-MH Estimated Annualized Earthquake Losses for the United States FEMA 366
Landslide Loss Reduction: A Guide for State and Local Government Planning FEMA 182
Planning for Seismic Rehabilitation: Societal Issues FEMA 275
Promoting Seismic Safety: Guidance for Advocates FEMA 474
Promoting the Adoption and Enforcement of Seismic Building Codes: A Guidebook for State Earthquake and Mitigation Managers FEMA 313
Seismic Considerations for Communities at Risk FEMA 83
Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings: Strategic Plan 2005 FEMA 315
Seismic Retrofit Incentive Programs: A Handbook for Local Governments FEMA 254
Unreinforced Masonry Buildings and Earthquakes: Developing Successful Risk Reduction Programs FEMA P-774
Vertical Evacuation from Tsunamis: A Guide for Community Officials FEMA P646A

 

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