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Chris Gill, Manager of Field Engineering, Hilti, Inc. said "Since nobody has
an ICBO report, what are the options?" 
The obvious option for the anchor industry to consider is to invest in a
significant testing program to substantiate products which includes the
development of a consensus cyclic testing protocol as one of its first steps.

You might also consider consulting your legal advisors about strict product
liability in light of recent developments in a steel weld material lawsuit. 
Fred Turner
Staff Structural Engineer
Ca. Seismic Safety Commission
1900 K St. #100 Sacramento, CA 95814
916-327-1606 916-322-9476 Fax