Monthly Archives: April 2018

25 April, 2018

USRC Announces Broad Support for Seismic Resilience Bill

By |2018-04-26T22:53:08+00:00April 25th, 2018|Seismic Resilience, Seismic Resilience Initiative|

Organizations representing fair housing, sustainability, design professionals, trade, business and labor are backing AB2681, which will help cities identify their most vulnerable structures

The United States Resiliency Council today announced growing support from fair housing, sustainability, design professionals, trade, business and labor organizations for AB2681 by […]

17 April, 2018

Early Warning System Success, A Huge Step Toward Protecting Lives

By |2018-05-10T00:23:58+00:00April 17th, 2018|Seismic Waves|

April 2018 Newsletter.

Did you feel this month’s 5.3-magnitude quake off the coast of Oxnard? Hundreds of people not only felt it, but were alerted to it early with an alarm 10 seconds before […]

16 April, 2018

Earthquake Safety Experts Address Pending Legislation at CALBO Event

By |2018-04-17T15:57:37+00:00April 16th, 2018|CALBO, Seismic Resilience, Seismic Resilience Initiative|

How many buildings in California are at risk of failing in a major earthquake? A group of seismic safety experts spoke out recently about new legislation that could provide more accurate data about the damage that could happen when The Big One strikes.

California Assemblyman Adrin Nazarian, speaking […]