Taming tornado alley

Harold W. Harris, Kishor C. Mehta, James C. McDonald

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A fairly high degree of defense for buildings against tornadoes is available for a minimal amount of money. Strengthening an interior section of a building as an enhanced tornado protective area (ETPA) can help save many lives and meet budgets. Important criteria when choosing an EPTA for a building include accessibility, usability, level of protection and economics.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Specialist publicationCivil Engineering
StatePublished - Jun 1992


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