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Emergency Response: HAZUS-MH Used to Support San Francisco Bay Area Earthquake Exercise   [open pdf - 6MB]

These slides are from a presentation about Hazards U.S. Multi-Hazard, or HAZUS-MH, and its application in the San Francisco Bay area. HAZUS-MH is used to predict the damage that would be caused by a major earthquake. Slides include "Overview of Shaking," "Overview of Assets at Risk," "Population at Risk," "Residential Damage," "Commercial Damage," Damage to Bridges," "Performance of Hospitals," "Emergency Response Facilities," "School Performance," "Fire Ignitions and Consequences," "Debris Generated," "Displaced Households," "Shelter Demand," "Utility Disruption," "Daytime Casualties," "Nighttime Casualties," and "Economic Impact."

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Date:
2006-04-20
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Public Domain
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Federal Emergency Management Agency: http://www.fema.gov/
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pdf
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