Thursday Schedule Detail
Session Name: Engineering: Buildings & Structures~~Risk Assessment Operation and Maintenance Considerations for Community Storm Shelters
Disaster preparedness is crucial for quick and effective responses during emergency situations. Accordingly, communities should assess risk to protect the most vulnerable and/or critical populations and have plans to optimize emergency management performance for a community storm shelter before, during, and after a hurricane or tornado event. This session presents information that safe room designers, owners, and emergency management officials may find useful in planning and operating a community safe room. Information includes guidance and recommendations related to safe room design and construction oversight, risk assessment and analysis, and operation and maintenance (O&M) considerations for community safe rooms.
Day of Week: Thursday
Time Start: 8:30AM