HAZUS Predicts Massive Damage From Seattle Earthquake

This past week, dozens of emergency managers, geologists and state and local preparedness planners gathered in Seattle at the 5th annual Hazus conference. FEMA’s HAZUS is a loss estimation modeling program for earthquakes and can help communites prepare for earthquakes. KOMO News wrote an article on potential damage from a Seattle Earthquake (click here to see the article).  CREW has used HAZUS to develop different earthquake scenarios that can be found here.

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