USSC Publications

New publication: Utah Students at Risk - The Earthquake Hazards of School Buildings
A Preliminary Survey by the Utah Seismic Safety Commission and Structural Engineers Association of Utah

Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country – Your handbook for earthquakes in Utah

Utah earthquake ground-shaking maps - Which one do I use?

Earthquakes and Roofing: What you need to know about seismic bracing when reroofing an existing building
This pamphlet describes the Utah Parapet Ordinance and its implications to you.

The Utah guide for the seismic improvement of unreinforced masonry dwellings

Other Earthquake Publications

Lessons Learned from the 2008 Wells, Nevada earthquake

Facilities seismic safety in public schools: a ten year mitigation plan

2010 House Bill 072 - Utah School Seismic Hazard Inventory

Mechanical bracing, Jake Watson, P.E.

Incremental seismic rehabilitation of school buildings (K-12)

Western States Seismic Policy Council (WSSPC) policy recommendation on the identification and mitigation of unsafe school buildings

Strategic Plan

A Strategic Plan for Earthquake Safety in Utah

Progress Reports

July 2000 - June 2007

July 1996 - June 2000

July 1994 - June 1996

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Fault Line Forum

new publication

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Fault Line Forum

putting down roots handbook

Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country – Your handbook for earthquakes in Utah

putting down roots

Parapet damaged in the 2008 Wells, Nevada, earthquake.

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