FEMA 543, Design Guide for Improving Critical Facility Safety from Flooding and High Winds: Providing Protection to People and Buildings

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This manual concentrates on critical facilities (hospitals, schools, fire and police stations, and emergency operation centers). It is based on the behavior of critical facilities during Hurricane Katrina and makes recommendations on the performance of these types of buildings. It provides building professionals and decisionmakers with information and guidelines for implementing a variety of mitigation measures to reduce the vulnerability to damage and disruption of operations during severe flooding and high-wind events. It includes extensive information on the impact of storm surges to the Gulf Area.
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53.21Menero 1, 2007
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618.00Kenero 1, 2007
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1.35Menero 1, 2007
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35.59Kenero 1, 2007
Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 1. Critical Facility Design Considerations
1.42Menero 1, 2007
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Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 2. Making Critical Facilities Safe from Flooding
12.33Menero 1, 2007
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Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 4. Observations on the Performance of Critical Facilities
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Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Mitigation Programs - Chapter / Section Number: Appendix C
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