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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  ...

https://opentextbc.ca/geology/chapter/11-4-the-impacts-of-earthquakes/

Some of the common impacts of earthquakes include structural damage to buildings, ... structures are built can have a significant impact on earthquake shaking.

https://www.bgs.ac.uk/discoveringGeology/hazards/earthquakes/howAffectBuildings.html

How earthquakes affect buildings | Earthquakes | Discovering Geology | British Geological Survey (BGS).

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

Fires are probably the single most important secondary effect of earthquakes. Ground Shaking. Ground shaking is the most familiar effect of earthquakes. It is a  ...

https://www.interiorsandsources.com/article-details/articleid/9383/title/how-earthquakes-affect-buildings

Mar 2, 2020 ... How Earthquakes Affect Buildings. •. Permanent ground deformations can tear a structure apart. Some foundation types are better able to resist ...

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

Liquefaction and Landslides. Everything within the reach of an earthquake, depending on its strength and intensity, are affected by an earthquake's seismic waves ...

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

Most earthquake-related deaths are caused by the collapse of structures and the ... Regional geology can affect the level and duration of shaking but more ...

https://science.howstuffworks.com/engineering/structural/earthquake-resistant-buildings1.htm

After an earthquake strikes, P waves ripple through the planet first, followed by S waves. Then come the slower surface waves -- what geologists refer to as Love ...

http://tetoncountywy.gov/409/Impacts-of-an-Earthquake

Earthquakes are a type of disaster that can cause what are known as cascading events. Examples of cascading events would be broken gas lines fueling fires, ...

https://flash.org/quakesmart/pdf/Quakesmart-Toolkit-English.pdf

or terminations brought about by damage to private property or public ... to earthquake costs and damages and could impact safe evacuation, continued.