SEISMIC DESIGN INFORMATION - Office of Construction & Facilities Management
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Seismic Information - Frequently Asked Questions

Situations Requiring Seismic Evaluation & Mitigation

At a minimum, a building should be evaluated and unacceptable risk mitigated when any one of the triggers in Section 2.4 of H-18-8 Seismic Design Requirements occurs.