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Tag: Site Selection Improving Earthquake Resistance of Small Buildings

The earthquake resistance of small buildings may be increased by taking some precautions and measures in site selections, building planning and constructions as explained below:   1. Site Selection: The building constructions should be avoided on (a) Near unstable embankments (b) On sloping ground with columns of different heights (c) Flood affected areas (d) On subsoil with marked discontinuity like

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