Both of them caused around 60 casulaties. Which is really amazing given that
the magnitude of both was around 7.0. It is proof that with conscientious
engineers and owners and a decent code regulatory environment, building
performance can be much improved.
From: Dave Adams [SMTP:davea(--nospam--at)laneengineers.com]
Sent: Monday, January 29, 2001 10:48 AM
Subject: RE: Earth Quake in Pakistan: More than 30 die
Does anyone remember the death tolls for Loma Prieta (1989) and
Dave K. Adams, S.E.
Lane Engineers, Inc.
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