Earthquake Hazards Panel Meeting Next Month

The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program's Advisory Committee on Earthquake Hazards Reduction will meet at NIST headquarters in Gaithersburg, Md., May 10-11 to discuss its annual report to the NIST director and several other items. NIST said yesterday the agenda may change and will be posted at http://nehrp.gov/.


The meeting is open to the public. Dr. Jack Hayes, the program's director, is the information contact (jack.hayes@nist.gov, phone 301-975-5640). The committee has 15 members who are appointed by the director of NIST; the chair of the U.S. Geological Survey's Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee serves in an ex officio capacity.


The committee assesses developments in the science and engineering of earthquake hazards reduction; the effectiveness of NEHRP in improving design and construction methods and practices; land use controls and redevelopment; prediction techniques and early warning systems; coordinated emergency preparedness plans; and public education and involvement programs.


Download Center

HTML - No Current Item Deck
  • Free Safety Management Software Demo

    IndustrySafe Safety Management Software helps organizations to improve safety by providing a comprehensive toolset of software modules to help businesses identify trouble spots; reduce claims, lost days, OSHA fines; and more.

  • Comply with OSHA’s Electronic Recordkeeping Requirements

    Collect relevant incident data and generate accurate OSHA 300, 300A, and 301 regulatory reports, including 300A CSV files for easy electronic submission to OSHA.

  • Complete Online Safety Training Courses

    Deliver state-of-the art, online safety training courses to your organization with IndustrySafe Training Management Software. Generate reports to track training compliance and automatically notify learners of upcoming or overdue classes.

  • Easy to Use Safety Inspection App

    Conduct inspections on the go with IndustrySafe’s mobile app. Complete safety audits at job sites and remote locations—with or without web access.

  • Track Key Safety Performance Indicators

    IndustrySafe’s Dashboard Module allows organizations to easily track safety KPIs and metrics. Gain increased visibility into your business’ operations and safety data.

  • Industry Safe
comments powered by Disqus