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PROTECTION MEASURES
imary objective of earthquake resistant design is to prevent collapse during earthquakes thusminimising the risk of death or injury to people in or around the buildings. There are certain featureswhich if taken into consideration at the stage of architectural planning and structural design of buildings,their performance during earthquakes will be appreciably improved.
Control on openings in wallsDoor
 and window openings in walls should preferably be small and morecentrally located. Too many or large openings will make the wall vulnerableto collapse during earthquakes. The location of openings should not betoo close to the edge of the wall.
Control on openings in wallsDoor and window openings in walls should preferably be small and morecentrally located. Too many or large openings will make the wall vulnerableto collapse during earthquakes. The location of openings should not betoo close to the edge of the wall.
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REPORT
An earthquake has just stroke on the coast of Japan measuring a Richter scale of 7.9 .There are a lot of damage to life and property.
MEASURES
The government has took some steps to prevent loss of property.
A building is constructed which has a flexible spring at the bottom.When earthquake strikes the building moves slowly but does not fall down.
An alarm bell is also installed which if senses an extra movement in earth's crust it starts to ring and the inhabitants are evacuated to safe places.
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