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The Homeowner's Guide to Earthquake Safety contains many internet based resources.  The purpose of this web page is to provide hyperlinks for homeowners interested in improving the earthquake safety of their homes.  This web page is intended to provide a quick reference to such web sites and files.  Below are hyperlinks to selected resources on the pages of the Homeowner's Guide to Earthquake Safety.

Homeowner's Guide to Earthquake Safety 2005 Edition  5.6MB [pdf]
Homeowner's Guide to Earthquake Safety 2005 Edition in Spanish  6.6MB [pdf]
The 2005 Edition of the Homeowner's Guide to Earthquake Safety
replaced the 2002 Edition (no longer available) effective July 1, 2005.
Quick Download  [pdf] 2005 version 2.5MB (contains reduced quality images)

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Detailed Earthquake Fault Map of California URL Update Required:.http://www.consrv.ca.gov/CGS/rghm/psha/fault_parameters/htm/index.htm
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Federal Emergency Management Agency  http://www.fema.gov/
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How to Brace Your Water Heater URL Update Required: ladbs.org/faq/info%20bulletins/plumbing%20code/IB-P-PC%202002-003%20Water%20Heater%20Bracing.pdf
How to Secure Your Water Heater URL Update Required: oes.ca.gov/Operational/OESHome.nsf/PDF/EQ 14 tips/$file/water_heater.pdf
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How You Can Strengthen Your Home for the Next Big Earthquake in the Los Angeles Area URL Update Required:.http://www.cert-la.com/BAS-How-You-Can-Strengthen-Your-Home.pdf
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Seismic Gas Shutoff Valve Requirements in Los Angeles URL Update Required: preparedness.info/npi/disprep/seismicshutoffvalves.htm
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Alquist-Priolo Earthquake Fault Maps URL Update Required:.http://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/rghm/ap/index.htm
URL Update Required:abag.ca.gov/bayarea/eqmaps/tsunami/tsunami.html: Association of Bay Area Governments Tsunami Information
Dam Inundation Maps URL Update Required: abag.ca.gov/bayarea/eqmaps/damfailure/dfpickc.html
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URL Update Required: oes.ca.gov Office of Emergency Services
Consulting Engineers and Land Surveyors of California  URL Udate Required: celsoc.org
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Federal Emergency Management Agency  http://www.fema.gov/
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