Monthly Archives: January 2018

19 January, 2018

The Value of Safety in your Seismic Retrofit Project

By |2018-01-19T23:21:51+00:00January 19th, 2018|Seismic Retrofit, seismic retrofit safety|

Why it pays to select contractors that comply with professional and occupational standards. Construction, when done wrong, can be an industry fraught with workplace injury. On any given day, more than six million people work at some 252,000 construction sites across the nation, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. In 2015, 927 construction [...]

9 January, 2018

Why 2018 Could Bring Increase in Major Quakes

By |2018-01-17T06:25:48+00:00January 9th, 2018|Seismic Waves|

January 2018 Newsletter.  Newsweek just reported that 2018 could bring an increase in major earthquakes worldwide, a phenomenon triggered by small fluctuations in the Earth's rotation. In fact, the Geological Society of America reports we have just entered a five-year period of enhanced seismic activity. I foresee [...]