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QuakeSmart Toolkit: Other FEMA Earthquake Publications

The following publications are intended to guide businesses during the earthquake mitigation process.

Looking for a specific publication? Visit the Index of Earthquake Publications.

Building TypePublication TitleNumber
SchoolDesign Guide for Improving School Safety in Earthquakes, Floods, and High WindsFEMA 424
Incremental Seismic Rehabilitation of School Buildings, K-12FEMA 395
RetailIncremental Seismic Rehabilitation of Retail BuildingsFEMA 399
Seismic Considerations for Steel Storage Racks Located in Areas Accessible to the PublicFEMA 460
HospitalDesign Guide for Improving Hospital Safety in Earthquakes, Floods, and High Winds: Providing Protection to People and BuildingsFEMA 577
Incremental Seismic Rehabilitation of Hospital BuildingsFEMA 396
Hotel/MotelIncremental Seismic Rehabilitation of Hotel/Motel BuildingsFEMA 400
Multifamily ApartmentIncremental Seismic Rehabilitation of Multifamily Apartment BuildingsFEMA 398
OfficeIncremental Seismic Rehabilitation of Office BuildingsFEMA 397
AllCatalog of FEMA Earthquake ResourcesFEMA P736
Creating a Seismic Safety Advisory Board: A Guide to Earthquake Risk ManagementFEMA 266
Earthquake-Resistant Design Concepts: An Introduction to the NEHRP Recommended Seismic Provisions for New Buildings and Other StructuresFEMA P-749
Homebuilders' Guide to Earthquake Resistant Design and ConstructionFEMA 232
Installing Seismic Restraints for Duct and PipeFEMA 414
Installing Seismic Restraints for Electrical EquipmentFEMA 413
Installing Seismic Restraints for Mechanical EquipmentFEMA 412
Planning for Seismic Rehabilitation: Societal IssuesFEMA 275
Promoting Seismic Safety: Guidance for AdvocatesFEMA 474
Rapid Visual Screening of Buildings for Potential Seismic Hazards: A Handbook. Second EditionFEMA 154
Reducing the Risks of Nonstructural Earthquake Damage—A Practical Guide, Fourth EditionFEMA E-74
Reducing the Risks of Nonstructural Earthquake Damage: A Practical Guide. Third EditionFEMA 74
Seismic Considerations for Communities at RiskFEMA 83
Unreinforced Masonry Buildings and Earthquakes: Developing Successful Risk Reduction ProgramsFEMA P-774
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