ABSTRACT

Safe Rooms and Shelters: Protecting People against Terrorist Attacks   [open pdf - 13MB]

"This manual is intended to provide guidance for engineers, architects, building officials, and property owners to design shelters and safe rooms in buildings. It presents information about the design and construction of shelters in the work place, home, or community building that will provide protection in response to manmade hazards. Because the security needs and types of construction vary greatly, users may select the methods and measures that best meet their individual situations. The use of experts to apply the methodologies contained in this document is encouraged."

Report Number:
FEMA 453
Publisher:
Date:
2006-05
Series:
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Federal Emergency Management Agency: http://www.fema.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
URL:
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