Hazus-MH Tool : a tool to coordinate the response to a risk

HAZUS-MH is a tool developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The FEMA is an agency of the United States of Homeland Security created by a Presidential Reorganization Plan in 1978 and implemented by two Executive Order in 1979.

HiQuake : Mapping human-induced earthquakes

  What provokes earthquakes? The Earth is made of four layers, on of which is the lithosphere, which is made of tectonic plates that are continuously shifting. When those plates happen to clash with one another at a fault line, it leads to a sudden and relatively strong release […]