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Earthquake Experts Lay out Latest Outlook for Seattle's 'Really Big One' | GeekWire

2020-02-18 00:00:00

Earthquake experts say current building codes don't reflect the riskiest features of the Seattle area's geology -- but the outlook for survivability looks a lot better if the Really Big One can just hold off for a few more years. Erin Wirth, affiliate assistant professor of Earth and space sciences at the UW, and Jeffrey Berman, professor of civil and environmental engineering at the UW, are quoted.

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