Congress should give states incentives to adopt building codes to reduce storm damage  

Printer-friendly versionSend by email

Tornado season has started earlier than usual and is wreaking havoc in communities across the U.S.

April 04, 2012

Tornado season has started earlier than usual and is wreaking havoc in communities across the U.S. To reduce storm damage, Congress should provide states with incentives to adopt statewide, model building codes. Strong building codes are widely embraced in the emergency management community as the best first line of defense against tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, flooding and other weather-induced disasters.

Read more

Comments on: "Congress should give states incentives to adopt building codes to reduce storm damage  "

September 2016

This Month in Professional Builder

Features

No one wants to hear about how great it was 30 years ago. Experience is one thing, but relevance is just as important. 

Overlay Init