Northridge earthquake, turning loss to gain
Read Online

Northridge earthquake, turning loss to gain report to Governor Pete Wilson in response to Governor"s executive order W-78-94 by California. Seismic Safety Commission.

  • 923 Want to read
  • ·
  • 68 Currently reading

Published by The Commission in Sacramento .
Written in English



  • California,
  • Los Angeles.,
  • Los Angeles Region.,
  • California, Southern.


  • Earthquake engineering -- California -- Los Angeles.,
  • Earthquakes -- California -- Los Angeles.,
  • Building failures -- California -- Los Angeles Region.,
  • Reinforced concrete construction -- California -- Los Angeles.,
  • Elevated highways -- California -- Los Angeles Region.,
  • Seismology -- California, Southern.,
  • Northridge Earthquake, Calif., 1994.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-160).

StatementSeismic Safety Commission, State of California.
SeriesSSC report ;, no. 95-01
LC ClassificationsTA654.6 .C35 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL938626M
LC Control Number95622589

Download Northridge earthquake, turning loss to gain


The Northridge Earthquake: Vulnerability and Disaster [Bolin, Robert, Stanford, Lois] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Northridge Earthquake: Vulnerability and DisasterCited by: Northridge earthquake, turning loss to gain: report to Governor Pete Wilson in response to Governor's executive order W Responsibility Seismic Safety Commission, State of California. CSSC - Northridge Earthquake: Turning Loss to Gain, Seismic Safety Commission Report to Governor Pete Wilson, Governor s Executive Order W Cover Table of ContentsMissing: book. (Source: SSC, Northridge Earthquake: Turning loss to Gain, ) Economy The Northridge earthquake covers $ 20 billion in losses. Primarily, the physical damage to structural and lifelines. However, it does not include many of the costs related to loss of use, loss of business, loss of productivity and relocation of Size: 3MB.

Seismic Safety Commission (SSC). (). “Northridge earthquake, turning loss to gain: Report to Governor Pete Wilson in response to governor’s executive order W” SSC Rep. No. , Seismic Safety Commission, State of California, Sacramento, Calif. State of California (), Turning Loss to Gain, Report of the Calirornia Seismic Safety Commission to Governor Pete Wilson’s on the Northridge Earthquake SSC Report , Sacramento, California, g: book.   Twenty years have elapsed since the Northridge Earthquake—and the industry has seen 20 years of relatively loss-free earthquake experience in California. In the most seismically active region of the U.S., a gap of 20 years—though a blink in geologic time—is an eternity for some consumers who increasingly question the cost of their.   San Francisco Loma Prieta ("World Series" Earthquake) news coverage, uninterrupted Part 2 - Duration: VideoRewind 1, viewsMissing: book.

  At am, on Janu , the San Fernando Valley area of southern California was rocked by a strong M quake. It was centered beneath the city of Northridge Missing: book. Known as the Northridge Earthquake, it caused at least 57 fatalities (a subsequent study put the death toll at 72, including heart attacks) and injured thousands. The earthquake caused up to $20 billion in damage costs, plus $40+ billion in economic loss, making it the co stliest earthquake Missing: book. Following the Northridge Earthquake, the California State Seismic Safety Commission prepared its "Report To The Governor - Turning Loss To Gain," published in The magnitude Northridge earthquake occurred at in the morning of Janu , on a national holiday, when most Californians were at home g: book. In the months following the Northridge earthquake, the Los Angeles area received at least $ million for earthquake-related mental health counseling (Jordan, ). Stress was sufficiently severe and widespread that over , children received crisis counseling in a FEMA-funded program from January 17 through November, (Goldman, ).Cited by: 3.