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Title: The gales of January and February 1990: damage to buildings and structures

Ref Code: BR248
Authors: P S J Buller

Abstract1: Assesses the scale of damage, and implications for the building industry, of the 35-day period which saw many deaths and injuries as buildings collapsed and more than a million houses were damaged. Concludes that buildings designed according to sound practice given in codes and standards behaved well in the gales.



Year Published: 1993

ISBN: 978-0-85125-573-6


Pages: 24


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