Author Affiliation, Ana.
Geography and Geology; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Review of the January 13 earthquake: Lessons learnt and recommendations
Journal of the Geological Society of Jamaica
Date of Publication
Based on papers presented at a review meeting of the Geological Society of Jamaica. Summarises the lessons learnt from the earthquake, highlighting the importance of instrumentation, site geology and construction practice. Makes recommendations on data collection, building/structure response, systems response, and damage assessment.....