Earthquake Mitigation

Nonstructural Mitigation



Most injuries during an earthquake are caused by falling objects. In the United States, over 90% of earthquake damage is to building contents. By securing contents in our homes and offices now, damages will be far less and many injuries will be prevented.

Nonstructural Mitigation

Mitigation- Non-Structural

Water Heater Strapping Information

Strapping Water Heater Graphic

Earthquake Home Hazard Hunt

FEMA 528 Poster

Reducing the Risks of Nonstructural Earthquake Damage

Cover of Reducing the Risks of Nonstructural Earthquake Damage link to FEMA website.