http://eqseis.geosc.psu.edu/~cammon/HTML/Classes/IntroQuakes/Notes/earthquake_effects.html

Direct Shaking Hazards and Human-Made Structures ... Regional geology can affect the level and duration of shaking but more important are local site ...

https://sciencing.com/earthquakes-affect-people-land-10007571.html

Apr 23, 2018 ... The intensity, strength and duration of the earthquake determines how much damage is caused to land, animals and humans.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3644288/

Apr 16, 2013 ... An average of 24.6 (range 13-43) earthquakes affected human ..... Nonetheless, statistical models to predict earthquake mortality, can be useful ...

https://topex.ucsd.edu/es10/es10.1997/lectures/lecture20/secs.with.pics/node10.html

Ground shaking is the most familiar effect of earthquakes. ... Buildings can be damaged or destroyed, people and animals have trouble standing up or moving  ...

http://earth.rice.edu/mtpe/geo/geosphere/hot/earthquakes/0010_earthquakes.html

Earthquakes are the most expensive natural disasters humans face. A strong earthquake in the wrong place at the wrong time can cause great financial damage ...

https://www.quora.com/How-do-earthquakes-affect-humans

They damage buildings that aren't built to withstand earthquakes, they can even cause them to collapse, sometimes trapping people inside.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earthquake_environmental_effects

Earthquake environmental effects are the effects caused by an earthquake, including surface ... landslides) not only leave permanent imprints in the environment, but also dramatically affect human structures. Moreover, underwater fault ruptures and seismically-triggered landslides can generate tsunami waves.

http://www.geo.mtu.edu/UPSeis/hazards.html

People can't be shaken to death by an earthquake. Some movies ... The first main earthquake hazard (danger) is the effect of ground shaking. Buildings can be ...

https://solidearth.jpl.nasa.gov/PAGES/quake03.html

HOW DO EARTHQUAKES AFFECT SOCIETY? Northridge Quake Damage The earthquake hazard poses the most serious intermediate term risk to the health, ...

https://www.usgs.gov/faqs/how-do-earthquakes-affect-buildings

The instrumentation and monitoring of structures by NSMP is only one part of USGS efforts to protect people's lives and property from earthquake hazards in all  ...