The ATC-71-6a (FEMA P-155) report, FEMA P-155, Rapid Visual Screening of Buildings for Potential Seismic Hazards: Supporting Documentation (Third Edition), was funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). (Published 2015, 206 pages)
This report is the third edition update of FEMA 155, which was originally developed by ATC for FEMA in 1988. This report documents the technical basis for the rapid visual screening procedure described in FEMA P-154, Rapid Visual Screening of Buildings for Potential Seismic Hazards: A Handbook.
This document is available for free download on the FEMA website or free of charge in hard copy format by contacting FEMA (phone: 1-800-480-2520).
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