ABSTRACT

Hurricane Irma in Florida: Building Performance Observations, Recommendations, and Technical Guidance, Mitigation Assessment Team Report   [open pdf - 23MB]

From the Executive Summary: "Hurricane Irma resulted in one of the largest evacuations (approximately 6.5 million people) and most extensively used sheltering operations for the State of Florida (Florida House of Representatives, 2018). Presidential disaster declarations were issued for Florida, Georgia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands following the storm (FEMA, 2018c). Hurricane Irma caused damage to buildings across the entire affected area, as well as widespread power outages and interruptions in utility service."

Report Number:
FEMA P-2023
Publisher:
Date:
2018-12
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): https://www.fema.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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