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Field Manual: Postearthquake Safety Evaluation of Buildings: Second Edition

Library Holdings.

The ATC-20-1 report, Field Manual: Postearthquake Safety Evaluation of Buildings, was introduced in 1989 as a companion document to the ATC-20 report. The second (2005) edition has been updated to include:

* the RESTRICTED USE placard, which was introduced in 1995 (replacing the LIMITED ENTRY placard),
* updated evaluation forms, which were also introduced in 1995,
* new examples,
* more information on steel moment-frame buildings,
* a chapter on mobile homes and manufactured housing,
* guidance on aftershocks and entering damaged buildings,
* new information on barricading, and
* resources available on the internet pertaining to postearthquake safety evaluation.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-10-03 13:53:43
Description Library Holdings.

The ATC-20-1 report, Field Manual: Postearthquake Safety Evaluation of Buildings, was introduced in 1989 as a companion document to the ATC-20 report. The second (2005) edition has been updated to include:

* the RESTRICTED USE placard, which was introduced in 1995 (replacing the LIMITED ENTRY placard),
* updated evaluation forms, which were also introduced in 1995,
* new examples,
* more information on steel moment-frame buildings,
* a chapter on mobile homes and manufactured housing,
* guidance on aftershocks and entering damaged buildings,
* new information on barricading, and
* resources available on the internet pertaining to postearthquake safety evaluation.
Classification
Resource Type
Format
Subject
Source Applied Technology Council (ATC)
Keyword Seismic Hazard Mitigation, Strong motion, Earthquake engineering, Earthquake resistant design
Date Of Record Creation 2009-10-03 13:40:03
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2014-03-20 13:34:56
Creator Christopher Rojahn
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-10-03 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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