2/23/12

Avoiding Earthquakes in America

Did you know that the best areas to build are most probably the least occupied areas of the United States? Especially if you have a fear of earthquakes.

The map at the link below shows that it is the least occupied areas of the United State that are in the least danger of suffering a serious earthquake.

Seismic Building Zone Map of the United States:

seismic building zone map of the United States

"For the most current and accurate information consult your local building department. As a general rule -- newer construction is more likely it is to withstand an earthquake. The reason for this is that building codes have become stricter as time has past. We now have a better idea of what works."


                                  

Evil is measured by relative degrees of harm.

Evil is measured by relative degrees of harm. To be delivered from evil  is to be  free from receiving or inflicting abuse.  Bully...