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Thursday Schedule Detail

Session Name: Engineering: Buildings & Structures~~Risk Assessment Operation and Maintenance Considerations for Community Storm Shelters
Session Description:

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