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Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
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Carby, Barbara
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Geography and Geology; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Article Title
Review of the January 13 earthquake: Lessons learnt and recommendations
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Journal Title
Journal of the Geological Society of Jamaica
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Date of Publication
1996
Volume ID
30
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Page(s)
57-59
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Abstract
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.....
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