Additional Retrofit Resources

Association of Bay Area Governments

ABAG offers a number of earthquake publications from the ABAGA Web Store. You can also pick them up at 101 Eighth St, Oakland, CA.

The following free earthquake information is available for you to read and print out:

City Government Resources for Owners of Single-Family Homes

City Government Resources for Apartment Owners

California Seismic Safety Commission

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

  • Seismic retrofit training materials – ABAG conducts FEMA-supported training of building contractors, local city and county building inspectors, and home inspectors. The handouts and PowerPoint presentations for this 8-hour training class are available.

Information provided in part by ABAG