Hazards at Home and at Work
Prepare Yourself And Your Family
Identify Potential Hazards in the Home and Work Place
By identifying and taking advantage of risk reduction opportunities in advance of a disaster, your home and work space are in better position to recover quickly. Also risk reduction measures offer many benefits that include:
- Reducing loss of life in future hazard events.
- Constructing safer home and work environments.
- Providing faster restoration of important operations and systems.
- Saving time and money… Less damage means the cost to repair and replace is reduced.
The following recommendations come from the Institute for Business & Home Safety
Natural Gas Lines And Other Utility Lines
Top Heavy Free Standing Furniture
Picture Frames, Mirrors And Bulletin Boards
Large Appliances And Electronic Equipment
Cabinet And Cupboard Doors
Hazard Mitigation Resources
UW Earthquake Bracing Services -
Seismic Protection of Laboratory Contents: The UC Berkeley Science Building Case Study -
Economic benefits of a Disater Resistant University -
Shift Happens - Secure Your Space